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RS4 2007 CAM BELT

Discussion in 'RS4 Forum (B5, B7 & B8 Chassis)' started by mickeystewart, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. mickeystewart

    mickeystewart New Member

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    Hi

    Can anyone tell me when the cambelt is due to be changed on a 2007 rs4

    I have done 40k miles so far


    Thanks
     
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  3. ricje

    ricje remap me

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    Rs4 b7 is chain driven not belt. Should not need changing anytime soon..
     
  4. PetrolDave

    PetrolDave Well-Known Member

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    Had a letter from Southampton Audi last year telling me the cam belts needed changing on my B7 RS4 - plonkers!

    There's an amazing picture on the net of the rear end of the RS4 engine which shows the multiple duplex chains.
     
  5. mickeystewart

    mickeystewart New Member

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    The reason I ask is that i am looking at selling my RS4, went on we buy any car who offered me £19k which i didnt think was that bad, but they said they will knock 1.5k off if cambelt not changed !!!!
     
  6. PetrolDave

    PetrolDave Well-Known Member

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    Webuyanycar are a bunch of total idiots then.

    Ask them to send you a copy of the service schedule for the B7 RS4 that specifies the cambelt change interval - they can't because there is no cambelt!

    I bet they're thinking of the B5 which AFAIK does have a cambelt...
     

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