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fuzzydog
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gates timing belts

Postby fuzzydog » Fri Nov 15, 2013 12:23 am



Is the gates belts a good choice for 1500 I think that is what NAPA sales



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Re: gates timing belts

Postby rottiman » Fri Nov 15, 2013 5:38 am

As I understand it, Gates manufactures the belts for NAPA. I just put Gates T275's on mine. Amazon.com has them on sale for 12.98 ea.

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Re: gates timing belts

Postby Fatwing Chris » Fri Nov 15, 2013 9:23 am

Don't know if it's still the same,but Gates used to build the OEM belts for Mother Honda.
If I'da known it would last this long,I'da taken better care of it.
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Re: gates timing belts

Postby carlrf » Fri Nov 15, 2013 1:55 pm

Just put Gates on my 1978 GL1000 last weekend.

Bought them on ebay.
I didn't think at the time, but started wondering if these could be "real old" new Gates belts? The box looks pretty fresh and the belts look new, hope they are ok. They were not sold as NOS.

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Re: gates timing belts

Postby WingAdmin » Fri Nov 15, 2013 3:44 pm

I'm sure there will be date codes of one kind or another printed on them. Whether or not you can decipher those into actual dates, I don't know.




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