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Automotive Tips from Franklin Auto Service: A Broken or Damaged Timing Belt

Video: The timing belt rotates the cam shafts which open and close the valves that allow air, fuel, and exhaust to flow through the engine as it powers your car when you drive around Franklin.An old timing belt can lose a “tooth” in the belt allowing it to slip. The engine could stop or misfire. Timing ... Read More

Automotive Tips from Franklin Auto Service: Knowing When Your Timing Belt Should Be Replaced

Video: The timing belt in your engine controls the opening and closing of the intake and exhaust valves. Franklin drivers need to replace it on a schedule to avoid failure.Timing belts are very difficult to get to, requiring quite a bit of labor to access. Timing belt replacement is one of the more expe... Read More

Franklin Car Owners Ask: Why Do I Need to Change My Serpentine Belt?

Video: Any Franklin driver who understands preventive maintenance knows that “if it ain't broke, don't fix it” is bad auto advice. Replacing a part before it breaks is much less costly for Franklin residents than repairing the engine damage that comes after a part breaks or fails. A good example of this... Read More

Good Timing: Proper Timing Belt Replacement Saves Money for Franklin Drivers

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. Knowing how their engine works can help Franklin drivers make informed decisions about car care and prevent repairs to their vehicles. This is especially true when it comes to timing belts.An engine's power is generated in the cylinders. Inside t... Read More

Ask Franklin Auto Service: What Happens When a Serpentine Belt Breaks?

Video: Your browser does not support the video tag. The serpentine belt is aptly named since it snakes around under your hood. It may lack its namesake's fangs, but it sure packs a wallop when it breaks.The serpentine belt powers a lot of engine systems. It runs the alternator, which charges the ba... Read More

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