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Timing Chain or Timing Belt ?

Hi All,
Does the R350 have a timing chain or timing belt for its 24 valve V6? If it has a timing belt, what is the frequency of replacement?


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BMW and AUDI have TB...

...MB= Chain

2012 E550 P1, Driver Assist Pkg, Sport Pkg 18' OEM AMG Wheels, Distronic

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...MB= Chain
Have seen some even got twin.

'05 W211
'01 R170
'97 W202
'92 W201(gone, due to old age, 11 years of good use)
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