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hey guys need a timing belt soon and saw the gates timing belt kit including the idler and what have you for $260 is this a good price? is there anywhere cheaper? where did you get yours?


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i got my actual belt for about 70 bucks. for rb26..

Yeah, just the timing belt is only about $70-$90 but if you're gunna pay someone to change the belt, might aswell get em all changed.

The Gates kit has about 5-6 belts i believe. Plus other tid bits

Kits have been selling on ebay for 210-240.

Interesting..I'll check it out

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