Ford Mondeo Timing Belt Or Chain ? (1992 – 2017)

Does A Ford Mondeo Have A Timing Belt (Cambelt) Or A Chain?

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


Ford Mondeo
Model YearEngineBelt / Chain
1992 - 20001.6 L Zetec (Zeta engine)timing belt
1.8 Zetec (Zeta)timing belt
2.0 L Zetec (Zeta)timing belt
2.5 L Duratec 25timing chain
1.8 Endura Dtiming belt
2000 - 20071.8L Mazda L (L8-DE)timing chain
2.0L Mazda L (LF-DE)timing chain
3.0L Duratec 30 (ST220)timing chain
2.5Ltiming chain
2.0 Duratorq (ZSD-420) TDCItiming chain
2.2 Duratorq (ZSD-422) TDCItiming chain
2007 - 20141.6 L Sigma Ti-Vcttiming belt
1.6L Ecoboosttiming belt
2.0L Ecoboosttiming chain
1.6L TDCIbelt and chain
2.3L Mazda Ltiming chain
2.5L I5 B5254T3timing belt
1.8L TDCIbelt and chain
2.0L TDCI (DW10)belt and chain
2.2L TDCI (DW12)belt and chain
2014 - 20171.0 L EcoBoost I3timing belt
1.5 L EcoBoost I4timing belt
2.0 L EcoBoosttiming chain
1.6L DV6belt and chain
1.5L Duratorqbelt and chain
2.0L Duratorq I4belt and chain

Which models have a belt/chain?


1992 - 2000:
From 1992 till 2000, all Mondeo cars with the Zetec engines such as the 1.6 and 2.0 and also cars with the 1.8 Endura engine had a timing belt. Mondeo cars with the 2.5 Duratec had a timing chain.

2000 - 2007:
From 2000 to 2007, all Mondeo cars, such as ones with the Mazda L, Duratec and Duratorq engines all had a timing chain.

2007 - 2014:
From 2007 to 2014, cars with the 1.6L sigma and ecoboost engines as well as ones with the 2.5 5 cylinder had a timing belt. The TDCI engines though had both a belt and a chain while Mondeo cars with the 2.0 ecoboost and 2.3 Mazda engine had a timing chain.

2014 - 2017:
From 2014 to 2017, cars with the Duratorq engines had both a belt and a chain while Mondeo cars with the Ecoboost engine other than the 2.0L had a timing belt.
Ford Mondeo