Originally Posted by georgeb944
Timing belt at 90K miles. It is an interference engine.
Tiptronic trans is more problematic than a manual trans. Then again, I have a tip with 271K miles that is still alive...
OK, well hoping the Belt was done. (Don't think the Specialty shop would have let him skip that. (hoping, hoping, hoping)
As for the trans, I did not realize they were tiptronics.
My guess is it has never been manually shifted in its life.