What's the best way to fix a broken timing belt? Replace it using a timing belt kit, of course! Your timing belt is one of those vital engine components that upon failure requires immediate replacing. Timing belts are essentially what keeps your engine and its various components running in sync. With the help of a dependable timing belt, you can be sure that your camshaft is opening and closing your engine valves at the right intervals. Now, once your timing belt fails, your engine is thrown out of the loop. It starts operating poorly, causing your ride's performance to dip. A replacement belt and timing belt kit should fix that problem for you. Inside timing belt kits are usually all the materials you need to mount a new timing belt. This allows you to easily restore your engine's original performance. So how will you know if it's time for you to invest in a good timing belt kit? Well it depends on the type of damage incurred by your belt. If you have a loose timing belt, then a new tensioner should do the trick. But if your timing belt is broken and has already caused severe power loss and even damage to your engine assembly, then that's when you really need to invest in timing belt kits. When getting a new kit, we recommend ensuring that the kit is built to meet or exceed OEM specs-that way quality won't be an issue.