The escort 1.9L4 engine an interference engine?
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1995 Ford Escort Question: timing belt
Answer #1ZeeTech January 14, 2011, 10:24Master
It's a Free-Wheeling engine. No piston to valve contact in case of timing belt failure.
Replygreenbush, January 14, 2011, 17:27Rookie
Thank you both .
Answer #2candaautomotive from C and A Automotive, January 14, 2011, 14:01Journeyman
No! It is not an interference motor.
Replygreenbush, January 14, 2011, 17:28Rookie
Answer #3Visitor, January 30, 2011, 18:32
nope the 1.9 is a non interference engine. also it usually a good ideal to replace the water pump at the same time