Helpful Automotive Resources
March 14, 2020 When to Replace the Timing Chain on Your VehicleYou may be wondering—how long does a timing chain last? Unlike timing belts, timing chains are designed to last the life of the vehicle. Of course, that doesn’t always happen. Timing chains can break for a number of reasons, which we’ll discuss shortly.
When to Change the Timing Chain
July 02, 2020 P0012 Code: Intake (A) Camshaft Position Timing – Over-Retarded (Bank 1)Diagnostic trouble code (DTC) P0012 stands for “Intake (A) Camshaft Position Timing – Over-Retarded (Bank 1).” The code indicates that your car’s computer (also called the powertrain control module or PCM) has detected a difference in the desired camshaft position angle and the actual camshaft position angle. More specifically, the