Hyundai Accent Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (1996 - 2021)

From the model year 1996 to 2021 the Hyundai Accent 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.

Hyundai Accent Timing Belt Or Chain (1996 - 2021)
Year Engine Belt Or Chain Interference Service Interval
2021 4 cyl. 1.6L 120 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2020 4 cyl. 1.6L 120 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2019 4 cyl. 1.6L 130 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2018 4 cyl. 1.6L 130 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2017 4 cyl. 1.6L 137 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2016 4 cyl. 1.6L 137 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2015 4 cyl. 1.6L 138 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2014 4 cyl. 1.6L 138 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2013 4 cyl. 1.6L 138 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2012 4 cyl. 1.6L 138 hp timing chain interference lifetime
2011 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2010 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2009 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2008 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2007 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2006 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2005 4 cyl. 1.6L 110 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2004 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2003 4 cyl. 1.5L 89 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2003 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2002 4 cyl. 1.5L 89 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2002 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2001 4 cyl. 1.5L 89 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2001 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2000 4 cyl. 1.5L 92 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
2000 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
1999 4 cyl. 1.5L 92 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
1999 4 cyl. 1.6L 104 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
1998 4 cyl. 1.5L 92 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
1997 4 cyl. 1.5L 92 hp timing belt interference 60k miles
1996 4 cyl. 1.5L 92 hp timing belt interference 60k 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.