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1998 Mazda B2500 Question: Is the '98 B2500 a true rotary engine? And if so, what would happen if the



sdcowboy, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, El Cajon, CA, December 18, 2013, 06:54

timing belt broke while driving at high speed?

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    pushrod December 18, 2013, 07:19

    The engine will stall and not restart until repaired! No it isn't a Rotary. Replace timing belt and it's componets as needed, IF needed! I dont 'think' this is an interference engine, Parts store can tell you for sure when they look up the belt. ANY engine has the potential for piston/valve contact if it gets out of time @ high rpms!!

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