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Put new vvt gear and timing belt on a 2001 lexus gs300 now

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put new vvt gear and timing belt on a 2001 lexus gs300 now car will not run and I have a code p1300 timing belt is the marks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Lexus
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


when you fitted the new VVT gear did you check the mesh between it and the exhaust gear as its this part that's easy to get a tooth out on

also I've attached the belt fitting instructions, which may help