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2003 Volkswagen Golf Question: 2003 golf 2.0 motor the timming belt went is this motor a interference motor?

 

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dpalmisano, Tobyhanna, PA, August 02, 2011, 06:30
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The car has 140,000 miles the belt broke while coasting off an exit

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    August 02, 2011, 11:13
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    The 2.0L engine in your 2003 Volkswagen Golf is identified as an interference motor. It is recommend to replace the damaged timing belt and perform a compression test before removing the cylinder head to inspect for bent valves.

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    Visitor, August 02, 2011, 13:17

    Thanks Is there usually damage?

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