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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-26-2016, 10:28 AM Thread Starter
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Does anyone here change his 1200 timing belt alone?

Do i need special tools for that?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-26-2016, 07:51 PM
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The belt tension is set using a ultrasonic freq tool. There is many special tools to do the job properly. I am a master auto repair tech and I have looked into performing this service myself. The sheer amount of special tools that are called out in the service manual is astounding.
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In other words ...... take the "MONSTER" to the dealer ....


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on the ground a Big 18 wheeler
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The belt tension is set using a ultrasonic freq tool. There is many special tools to do the job properly. I am a master auto repair tech and I have looked into performing this service myself. The sheer amount of special tools that are called out in the service manual is astounding.
How many miles do you have on you 1200?
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How many miles do you have on you 1200?
30,100 Km...
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