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2001 Pontiac Sunfire Question: I have a 2001 pontiac sunfire with the 2.2 engine in it is this a interference

 

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rickransom, Rocky Point, NC, February 13, 2013, 14:46
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think the tensioner broke and timeing chain broke or came off need to know if this 2001 sunfire is a interference engine or a non interference engine so I will know witch friend to let work on it lol
please help me

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    February 13, 2013, 16:22
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    Yikes! unfortunately a timing chain engine is an interference engine

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    February 13, 2013, 18:08
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    Replace timing componets and drive on. If you are SURE it is a 2.2L. Also just because an engine has a chain does NOT mean it is an interference engine!!

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