2004 Honda Civic Q&A

2004 Honda Civic Question: Honda 2004 timing belt went. how much to fix.

how can I tell valves are bent -
Answer 1
you need to set the new belt on and do a compression test. belt, pulleys and tensioner are around 500-600 if valves are bent around 1500-1800 Roy -
Comment 1
If I take this to a mechanic and ask for a compression print out, can they give this to me? The last thing I want to do is to put out money where it may not need it. I do not want unneccesary work done on the car when it is not needed. Thank you for the response -
Comment 2
no, most places dont have print outs. he has to install the belt to verify. you will have to spend money to find out. Roy -
Comment 3
I no I will have to get the belt fixed first, but what if the valves are not bent, and they told me they were, just to get more money out of me? -