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Hi My 2002 honda civic LX ha a Time Belt Motor put in at 68009 miles now at 97000 miles my honda dealer says I need a new timing belt. Are the motor and the belt two separate things? Thank you Harriet

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Maryann Croce, Owner at Croce’s Transmission Specialists Yeah the motor and the belt are two separate things. The timing belt is a serviceable item by mileage, they need to be changed around 60,000 miles for the first time and again at 110,000 miles.

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