Suzuki Grand Vitara Timing Belt Or Chain ? (1998 – 2017)

Does A Suzuki Grand Vitara Have A Timing Belt (Cambelt) Or A Chain?

Here is a list of timing belts and timing chains for a Suzuki Grand Vitara. Reference the model year with the corresponding engine to see if your car has a belt or a chain.


Suzuki Grand Vitara
Model YearEngineBelt / Chain
1988 - 19981.6 L G16A I4timing belt
1.6 L G16B I4timing belt
1.8 L J18 I4 timing chain
2.0 L H20A V6timing chain
1.9 L XUD I4 (diesel)timing belt
2.0 L RF I4 (diesel)timing belt
1998 - 20051.6 L G16B I4timing belt
2.0 L J20A I4timing chain
2.5 L H25A V6timing chain
2.0 L RF/RFM I4 (diesel)timing belt
2.0 L RHW/RHZ I4 (diesel)timing belt
2005 - 20151.6 L M16A I4timing chain
2.0 L J20A I4timing chain
2.4 L J24B l4timing chain
2.7 L H27A V6timing chain
2015 - 20171.4 Ltiming chain
1.6 Ltiming chain
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