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subaru timing belt

edited April 2012 in Repair and Maintenance
My 05 Subaru outback is at 91,000 miles and runs well. I want to keep it forever. I am about to have the timing belt replaced ($370). The dealer service adviser suggests that I also replace the "belt tensioner" for another $165. Have done timing belts on previous Subarus and never heard this. Is this indicated or dealer scam?


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