is it my timing belt on 1998 Cadillac Catera

this morning the care just cut off while i was driving and someone told me that that it might be my timing belt.when i tried to crank it it made loud noise coming out of the engine

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Well the same happened to me and yes it was my timing belt but dont keep cranking the engine you will only damage it more by bending head valves in the engine .