Best Timing Belt Repair & Replacement in Idaho

The timing belt is the unsung hero of your vehicle’s engine, quietly keeping everything in sync and running smoothly. But when it wears out or fails, the consequences can be severe, ranging from a loss of power and efficiency to catastrophic engine damage. The realization that it’s time for a timing belt replacement can bring a wave of concern, especially given the potential for significant downtime and expense. This crucial maintenance task often comes with questions about timing, quality, and trust in the workmanship.

At Dowdy’s Auto, we understand the importance of a timely, expertly conducted timing belt replacement. That’s why we’re committed to providing the most reliable timing belt replacement services in Idaho, ensuring your engine’s longevity, performance, and reliability.

Our Expert Timing Belt Replacement Services

Timing Belt Inspections

We start with a thorough inspection to assess the condition of your timing belt and determine the best course of action, whether immediate replacement or monitoring for future replacement.

Timing Belt Replacement

Our service includes the removal of the old timing belt and the installation of a high-quality replacement, along with the tensioner, pulleys, and water pump as necessary, to ensure comprehensive maintenance that extends the life of your engine.

Water Pump Replacement

Often driven by the timing belt, the water pump is critical to your engine’s cooling system. We recommend replacing the water pump simultaneously to save time and prevent future issues.

Serpentine Belts and Accessory Drive Belts

While addressing your timing belt, we also inspect and can replace serpentine and accessory drive belts, ensuring all components of your engine’s belt system are in top condition.

Detailed Engine Checks

Following the timing belt replacement, we perform detailed checks to ensure all components are properly aligned and functioning, giving you peace of mind and renewed confidence in your vehicle’s performance.

Why Dowdy’s Auto Stands Out for Timing Belt Repairs

Opting for Dowdy’s Auto for your timing belt replacement means choosing a partner who values precision, quality, and transparency:

  • Experienced Technicians: Our ASE-certified technicians specialize in timing belt replacements across a broad range of vehicle makes and models, ensuring your service is performed with expert care.
  • Quality Parts: We use only the highest quality timing belts and components, matched specifically to your vehicle’s requirements, ensuring durability and reliability.
  • Transparent Process: We understand the importance of clear communication. We’ll walk you through the timing belt replacement process, explain why each step is necessary, and provide a detailed estimate upfront, so there are no surprises.
  • Customer Satisfaction Guarantee: Our commitment to quality and service means we stand behind our work, offering guarantees on our timing belt replacements to give you additional assurance and peace of mind.

Dowdy’s Auto has been a trusted name in automotive care in the Treasure Valley for over 30 years, built on a foundation of honesty, respect, and fair pricing. With convenient locations across Boise, Meridian, and Ontario, OR, we’re here to ensure your timing belt replacement experience is as efficient and stress-free as possible.


3183 S. Federal Way
Boise, ID 83705

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1645 W Grove St
Boise, ID 83702

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1890 S. Meridian Rd
Meridian, ID 83642

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



4850 N Elsinore Ave
Meridian, ID 83646

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1821 SW 4th Ave
Ontario, OR 97914

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM



1202 W State St, Boise,
ID 83702

MON – FRI: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM