89 Buick Century uses a timing Chain. Not a belt.
The 1990 Buick Century has a timing chain and not a belt. No replacement is necessary.
That would be a timing chain for this car.
It does not have a timing belt. It has a chain.
The 3.1 litre V6 engine in a 2003 Buick Century has a timing CHAIN
It does not have a Timing Belt. It has a chain, that needs no adjustment.
The 1990 Buick Century has a timing chain and not a belt. No replacement is necessary. these cars run forever the chain and pulleys need replaced around 200k
The 3.1 litre V6 engine in a 1997 Buick Century has a timing CHAIN
The 3.1 liter V6 in a 2003 Buick Century has a timing CHAIN
Insert a socket or wrench on the spring-loaded serpentine belt tensioner then pull back; the belt will loosen.
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That depends on the model year however, a timing belt (or timing chain) is generally found at the front of the engine.
I have used a socket with a ratchet handle. The ratchet will allow you to get more travel to move the pulley and get the belt off.
Considering that the Buick Century has been in production on & off for nearly 70 years, adding a model year to your question might have been helpful. Assuming you're referring to the latest generation with the 3100 V6, a serpentine belt can be purchased online for less than $20. It would probably cost somewhat more at your local auto parts store.
It's belt driven. Look for an accessory with a red lead to the battery or positive terminal.
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it has a timing belt
You move the belt tensioner with a ratchet. Look and you will see that a 3/8 or 1/2 inch ratchet will fit in an opening in the tensioner pulley.
Does a 2001 buick park avenue have a timing belt or a timing chain in the engine?
Buick regal doesn't have a timing belt. It has an accesory belt and is change between 50,000 to 60,000. In my case i replace the accesory belt when my car was 80,000 milles.
The 1997 Buick Park Avenue does not have a timing belt. It has a timing chain.
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I would check the serpentine belt and pulleys
Timing belt should be changed every 60k milesAnswerTiming belt intervals vary some are 60,000 miles some 90,000 and some even 120,000 miles. What engine liter size do you have? Yours may have a timing chain, not a belt. AnswerA 2000 Buick Century is equiped from the factory with only one engine option. A 175hp 3100SFI (3.1L), this engine has a short timing chain, being that it is an OHV engine. There isn't a maintanence schedule for the timing chaing on this engine. Nor for any 1997 through 2005 Buick Century as they only came with this one engine option. 1997 - 1999 (160hp), 2000 - 2005 (175hp).