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Timing chain maybe no codes yet. mechanics believe the noise in the engine maybe timing chain...

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timing chain maybe no codes...
timing chain maybe no codes yet. mechanics believe the noise in the engine maybe timing chain
JA: How many miles on the car? How responsive has your car been lately?
Customer: 117606
JA: What is the model of your '115606 Cadillac?
Customer: srx Cadillac 2006
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I don't think I can do that to complicated my mechanic will not touch it
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: he is recommending to take back to dealer
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The timing chains will loosen up causing an engine noise. This is a common failure for the 3.6L engine. If the problem gets bad enough you will get a check engine light. The guides and tensioners need to be closely inspected for wear or damage. The timing procedure when replacing the timing chains is complex. Make sure your mechanic is well qualified for this repair.

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