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2012 A3 140 TDI cam belt change?

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Old 05-17-2017, 05:24 AM
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Default 2012 A3 140 TDI cam belt change?

When does it need changing?
Car is nearly 5 yrs old with 56k on the clock
 
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Old 05-17-2017, 12:58 PM
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I think the rule for all timing belts is 7 years or 120k whatever comes first. This however is from Audi/VW. Personally I replace it at 6 years or 80k miles just to be safe.
 
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