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type s cambelt??

my friend has just brought an 04 type s and is having his cambelt change, i thought they had timing chains or is it just the type Rs??? Dont want a garage doing the dirty on him cheers ***.
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The 8th. generation Civics all have timing chains - I don't believe any of the earlier models did ? ...
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If it was the type S 5-door with the 2.0 engine (a detuned K20 unit) then it will have a timing chain.

However if it is the 1.4 or 1.6 petrols it will have a timing belt.

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