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

The car has 140,000 miles the belt broke while coasting off an exit

by in Tobyhanna, PA on August 02, 2011
1 answer 1 comment
ANSWER by , August 02, 2011
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.
COMMENT by , August 02, 2011
Thanks Is there usually damage?