Timing belt

Asked by Mar 28, 2017 at 02:43 PM about the 2003 Subaru Impreza WRX Base

Question type: General

Im trying to put the timing belt back on but the cam
pulleys actually seem stuck after tring to align
them at TDC. Why do they get stuck? Aren't I
supposed to have the engine at TDC in order to
start?

3 Answers

73,065

What size engine is this?

74,515

Have you rotated the engine to the point that valves are hitting the pistons? Be very careful or you may end up with bent valves.

73,065

Also is this a SOHC or a DOHC?

Your Answer

Impreza WRX

Looking for a Used Impreza WRX in your area?

CarGurus has 94 nationwide Impreza WRX listings starting at $6,800.

Postal Code:

Subaru Impreza WRX Experts

  • #1
    Cole Kramer
    Reputation
    280
  • #2
    Ryan Lyle
    Reputation
    160
  • #3
    John5766
    Reputation
    140
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Impreza WRX STi
69 listings starting at $15,494
Used Subaru Impreza
46 Great Deals out of 891 listings starting at $2,490
Used Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
5 Great Deals out of 36 listings starting at $14,999
Used Ford Mustang
9 Great Deals out of 1,191 listings starting at $2,995
Used Honda Civic
307 Great Deals out of 4,113 listings starting at $1,494
Used BMW 3 Series
150 Great Deals out of 1,908 listings starting at $2,300
Used Volkswagen GTI
15 Great Deals out of 146 listings starting at $3,400
Used Subaru Legacy
24 Great Deals out of 445 listings starting at $999
Used Nissan 350Z
24 listings starting at $11,484
Used Ford Focus
129 Great Deals out of 2,546 listings starting at $750

Used Cars For Sale

2013 Subaru Impreza WRX Base For Sale
2 listings starting at $21,950
2012 Subaru Impreza WRX Base For Sale
4 listings starting at $20,888
2011 Subaru Impreza WRX Base For Sale
1 listings starting at $17,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.