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post #3 of (permalink) Old 03-20-2019, 06:52 PM
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Originally Posted by montagc View Post
Congrats on the car! Yours has low miles, but I'd say pull the valve cover. 10 minute job to remove and 10 minute job to replace, 10mm and 8mm sockets, pliers, flathead screwdriver are all that's needed. Check timing chain slack and front guide. Tensioners are known to bind up and the front guide is known to crack.
The benefits of living/working in a small town, my 2009 Cobalt just turned 50,000 miles (80,000 km)

2009 Cobalt 5 speed Coupe
35% tints
Imperial Blue Metallic

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Fire engine red
5 speed

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