Help with 2001 KLX 300 timing chain/belt

I recently bought a used 2001 KLX300 and have been advised by a friend to get a new timing chain/belt... i dont know what type of timing chain/belt to get... any ideas?

If it's low miles, I'd pass on that. If the valves have been replaced, then the cam chain would be a good idea.

If you have just bought the bike , are unsure if you have a chain or a belt , have not seen the detailed invoice from the last service it´s better that you take it to the dealer for a service . If they take off only the camhaft cover they can check your chain stretch and your valve lash and inform you if you need any .

It´s much better to be safe than sorry .

Thanks both of you but i live in east africa and cannot get access to a dealer or parts very easily, so i am ordering the parts online and someone i know is bringing them down from the states. i am just trying to find out what type of timing chain/belt i need so i can order it online. or if you know where i could find such a part online?

thumper talk sells OEM parts. click parts at the top of the page and on the left side of the next page select OEM parts

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now