Member Since: 25 Aug 2009
Location: Are you sure this is the M5 ?
Timing belt change = Â£'s
Wrecked engine = Â£Â£Â£Â£Â£Â£Â£'s
Never get mad - get even !!
06 D3 now gone to family member and still going strong at 265k
04 D2 TD5 - (clocked 189k from new)
52 X-Trail 2.2 SVE
various euro boxes !
24th Jan 2014 4:36 pm
Member Since: 14 Feb 2010
Has a belt ever failed before the mileage?
7th Mar 2014 2:23 pm
Member Since: 20 Oct 2009
Location: London, UK
Koos not according to head tech at Potchefstroom LR dealer, with my last visit in Jan I really confused the reception lady by asking her when the belts needs replacing. She finally called the head tech from the workshop who insisted the belts gets changed on mileage/km not age, what . He ensured me it's fine because the belt is constructed of a special material and he has never seen one fail. There I was trying to get my dads my2006 Uk import with 64000 miles booked in for belts change, no sir it's need doing on 105000miles. THEY MUST be the first honest stealer not wanting to take my money or are they waiting for the engine failure repair bill A few mods... and keeping it all running...Faultmate MSV2
MY09EGR's blanked Thanks Bellautos, BAS
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