A '98 Cavalier Z24 has a timing chain, not a belt. Currently in the process of changing the water pump, and the timing chain is involved. We are looking at replacing the chain while there because it is a very involved process. You should get a Chilton manual, well worth the money. Will let you know more after completion.
a 1998 cav, has a chain or mine does.
at what mileage do you change a 99 Chevy Tahoe timing chain.
Never as the 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier does not have a belt, it has a chain that should last the life of the engine.
check the fuses.
You must drop the gas tank
Typically about 80-90 thousand miles
A 1998 Chevy Cavalier is an interference engine meaning any timing failure will result in catastrophic damage. A free-running engine will simply stop running until and can readily be fixed.
It will cost you nothing because your Cavalier has a timing chain and not a belt. The chain is designed to last the life of the engine.
OK I HAVE A bolt in the center where is the tool to remove it
chevy luminas 3.1 engine does not have a timing belt. it does have a timing chain that will last well up to 200,000 miles
NEED help is there a diagram with the bolts in the backseat of a 1998 chevy cavalier?