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Old 01-14-2003, 12:48 AM
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Originally posted by suginami
These are interference engines.

A timing belt skipping a tooth on the sprocket will cause about $5,000 in damage.

Wow. I guess I had better be sure it was changed and if not and I buy it- I guess I should plan on getting a new one installed. Thanks.
1991 Lincoln Town Car Executive (33k miles)
1991 Cadillac Sedan DeVille (77k miles)
1992 Toyota Camry LE (177k miles)
1972 Chevrolet Caprice Kingswood Estate 9-passenger wagon (44k miles)
1973 Pontiac Grand Ville 4-dr hardtop sedan (94k miles)
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