Toyota Matrix Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2003 - 2014)

All Toyota Matrix engines have timing chains from the model years 2003 to 2014. All Toyota Matrix engines from 2003 to 2014 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.

Toyota Matrix Timing Belt Or Chain (2003 - 2014)
YearEngineBelt Or ChainInterferenceService Interval
20141.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20131.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20132.4L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20121.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20122.4L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20111.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20112.4L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20101.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20102.4L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20091.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20092.4L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20081.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20071.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20061.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20051.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20041.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime
20031.8L 4 Cyl.timing chaininterferencelifetime

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.