Some people that drive trucks keep timing belts in their trunk or box along with a large breaker bar…. as a VW driver, probably not an option. How do you know you need a timing belt? Your car will whine or chirp when you start your car. When looking under the hood, you can see strings coming from the belt. When your car no longer moves…. A&J German Motorenwerke has all the right tooling to reset your dashboard computer and get you on your way in a little less than an hour. VW timing belts include a preventative repair checklist so you can see when your future repairs will occur. Stay with a German mechanic by calling for an appointment ahead of time or simply just drive into our Tampa location. Most Volkswagen timing belt repair is done while you wait.