Volkswagen Jetta Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2000 - 2021)

From the model year 2000 to 2021 the Volkswagen Jetta 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.

Volkswagen Jetta Timing Belt Or Chain (2000 - 2021)
YearEngineBelt Or ChainInterferenceService Interval
20211.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20212.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20201.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20202.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20191.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20192.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20181.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20182.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20171.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20171.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20172.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20161.4L Hybrid Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20161.4L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20161.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20162.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20151.4L Hybrid Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20151.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20152.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20152.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20141.4L Hybrid Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20141.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20142.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20142.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20142.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20131.4L Hybrid Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20131.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20132.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20132.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20132.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20121.4L Hybrid Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20121.8L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20122.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20122.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20122.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20112.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20112.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20112.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20102.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20102.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20102.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20102.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20092.0L Turbotiming chaininterferencelifetime
20092.0L Turbodieseltiming beltinterferencelifetime
20092.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20082.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20082.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20072.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20072.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20061.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20062.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20062.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20051.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20051.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20052.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20052.5Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20041.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20041.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20042.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20042.8Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20031.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20031.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20032.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20032.8Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20021.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20021.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20022.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20022.8Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20011.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20011.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20012.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20012.8Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20001.8L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20001.9L Turbodieseltiming beltinterference60k miles
20002.0L Turbotiming beltinterference60k miles
20002.8Ltiming 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.