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
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2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by , 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 , July 10, 2010
what are the chances of piston damage? My belt broke and i am hoping just to replace the head.
ANSWER by , January 29, 2011
yes it will, on a 2000 hyundai tiburon, make sure you replace timing belt when its due.