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I have a Nissan Pathfinder 2006 2.5 diesel .it has just done 200k . question, when do timing chains need to be replaced?
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Hello, I'm Brandon- Nissan tech.

The metal timing chain does not need to be changed unlike the rubber timing belt. The timing chain should last a lifetime.

The chain needs to be replaced only if the linkage is stretched. If the chain is stretched it will typically turn on the check engine light.

Please rate me positive for the prompt service, thank you!

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