Saturn Vue Timing Belt Or Chain ? (2002 – 2010)

Does A Saturn Vue Have A Timing Belt (Cambelt) Or A Chain?

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


Saturn Vue
Model YearEngineBelt / Chain
2002 - 20072.2 L Ecotec L61 I4 timing chain
2.4 L Ecotec LATtiming chain
3.0 L GM 54 Degrees L81 V6timing belt
3.5 L Honda J L66 V6timing belt
2008 - 20102.4L ecotectiming chain
3.5L V6 (High Value engine)timing chain
3.6L GM High Feature V6timing chain

Which models have a belt/chain?


2002 - 2007:

From 2002 to 2007, Saturn Vue cars with the Ecotec L61 and LAT engines have a timing chain while cars with the GM L81 6 cylinder and Honda J L66 engines have a belt.

2008 - 2010:

From 2008 to 2010, all Saturn Vue cars are chain driven.
Saturn Vue