Mazda 626 Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (1983 - 2002)

All Mazda 626 engines have timing belts from the years 1983 to 2002. However, the engine could be either interference or non-interference depending on the model year and trim.

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.

Mazda 626 Timing Belt Or Chain (1983 - 2002)
YearEngineBelt Or ChainInterferenceService Interval
20022.0Ltiming beltnon-interference100k miles
20022.5Ltiming beltnon-interference100k miles
20012.0Ltiming beltnon-interference100k miles
20012.5Ltiming beltnon-interference100k miles
20002.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
20002.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19992.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19992.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19982.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19982.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19972.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19972.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19962.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19962.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19952.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19952.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19942.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19942.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19932.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19932.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19932.5Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19922.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19912.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19902.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19892.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19882.2Ltiming beltinterference60k miles
19872.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19862.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19852.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19852.0L Dieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
19842.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k miles
19842.0L Dieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
19832.0Ltiming beltnon-interference60k 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.