Mazda Tribute Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2001 - 2011)

From the model year 2001 to 2011, the Mazda Tribute has various engines with either a timing belt or a timing chain. It also has both interference and non-interference engines.

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 Tribute Timing Belt Or Chain (2001 - 2011)
Year Engine Belt Or Chain Interference Service Interval
2011 2.5L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2011 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2010 2.5L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2010 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2009 2.5L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2009 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2008 2.3L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2008 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2007 2.3L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2007 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2006 2.3L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2006 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2005 2.3L 4 Cyl. timing chain interference lifetime
2005 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2004 2.0L 4 Cyl. timing belt non-interference 90k miles
2004 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2003 2.0L 4 Cyl. timing belt non-interference 90k miles
2003 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2002 2.0L 4 Cyl. timing belt non-interference 90k miles
2002 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime
2001 2.0L 4 Cyl. timing belt non-interference 90k miles
2001 3.0L V6 timing chain interference lifetime

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.