Prius 2005 timing belt

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#1

At what millage if at all, does a 2005 Prius need it’s timing belt replaced. Neither the manual or my Hanes book list this as a maintenance item.


#2

Are you sure it has a timing belt???

Gates doesn’t list a belt so I’ll bet it has a chain.


#3

If it’s not listed, then it probably has a chain instead of a belt.


#4

If it had a timing belt, the change intervals would only be in months (so many months equals so many years); not in miles.