Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: East Sussex
My Motorhome: AutoTrail V-Line 635 SE
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There's much discussion, but the general rule of thumb is 40-60,000 miles or 4-5 years, whichever comes sooner. I left my last van until 5 years and found that although the cam belt was fine the water pump was stiff.... So I was lucky.
Don't just change the belt, but a full kit that includes the belt, water pump, seals, gaskets, pulleys, and tensioners. My view is that anything less is false economy.
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