Acura TLX Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2015 - 2021)

From the model year 2015 to 2021 the Acura TLX has various engines with either a timing belt or a timing chain. However, all of its engines are interference.

Scroll down to see specific data for your model year below.

The timing belt (or chain) maintains the proper synchronization between the various engine components in a combustion engine.

If the belt or chain stretches or breaks, it can lead to catastrophic engine damage.

Timing belts have a recommended replacement interval, while timing chains are generally rated for the engines lifetime, although they need to be inspected occasionally.

Acura TLX Timing Belt Or Chain (2015 - 2021)
Year Engine Belt Or Chain Interference Service Interval
2021 2.0 L timing chain interference lifetime
2021 3.0 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2020 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2020 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2019 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2019 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2018 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2018 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2017 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2017 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2016 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2016 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles
2015 2.4 L timing chain interference lifetime
2015 3.5 L timing belt interference 90k miles

TimingBeltInfo.com is a website designed to quickly find the timing belt (or chain) information for your vehicle.

Understanding the timing system in your vehicle or a possible purchase can save you money and headaches in the long run.

When in doubt, always consult with a professional mechanic.

Also, you can consult the vehicle's owner's manual.