2002 Pontiac Grand Am Q&A

2002 Pontiac Grand Am Question: does a broken timing chain usually mean that valves have to be replaced on car?

my 2002 pontiac grand am had the timing chain break and mechanic says tha t valves will need to be replaced and that its a common occurence wh en timing chain snaps. -
Answer 1
GM does not say if this is an interferance motor or no but you can pull valve cover and ck rocker clearance or see if a spring is stuck down -