What Is The Timing Belt Interval On A 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 With 2.4 JTD Engine?

Don’t risk expensive engine damage to your Alfa Romeo. On this page you’ll find the timing belt replacement interval for your 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 with the 2.4 JTD engine.

If you’re in a hurry, all you need to know is that the recommended timing belt replacement interval for your 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 with the 2.4 JTD engine is 77,000km kilometres/ 48,000mi miles OR 4 years recommended, 5 maximum (whichever comes first).

One thing to note is that the official timing belt interval for your 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 (2.4 JTD) differs from the recommended interval. Over the years, Alfa Romeo has had various issues with timing belts failing before the officially recommended interval, which for your car is as below:

Timing Belt Replacement Interval (KM)116,000km
Timing Belt Replacement Interval (Miles)72,000mi
Timing Belt Replacement Time5 Years

Recommended Timing Belt Interval For A 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 With 2.4 JTD Engine

Instead, look at the recommended timing belt interval for the 2003 166 with the 2.4 JTD engine is as follows:

Timing Belt Replacement Interval (KM)77,000km
Timing Belt Replacement Interval (Miles)48,000mi
Timing Belt Replacement Time4 years recommended, 5 maximum

Do not risk premature engine failure in your 2003 Alfa Romeo 166 (2.4 JTD) – change the timing belt/cambelt as per the recommended table above, and if in doubt (i.e. you have just purchased the vehicle and have no service records) then get the timing belt done.

See also  When To Change The Oil In A 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia (2.9 690T twin-turbocharged V6)

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