Engine 2.0 L DOHC bends valves? on 2000 Hyundai Tiburon

If the engine gets off timing or timing belt breaks; would it bends the valaves? I hear some GM & FORDS don't.

by in Lake Wales, FL on March 10, 2010
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on March 10, 2010
This is an interference engine and if the belt breaks it will bend the valves and possibly damage the pistons
COMMENT by on July 10, 2010
what are the chances of piston damage? My belt broke and i am hoping just to replace the head.
ANSWER by on January 29, 2011
yes it will, on a 2000 hyundai tiburon, make sure you replace timing belt when its due.