timing belt on 1995 Ford Escort

The escort 1.9L4 engine an interference engine?

by in Leesburg, FL on January 14, 2011
3 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by on January 14, 2011
It's a Free-Wheeling engine. No piston to valve contact in case of timing belt failure. Zee
COMMENT by on January 14, 2011
Thank you both .
ANSWER by on January 14, 2011
No! It is not an interference motor.
COMMENT by on January 14, 2011
Thank you.
ANSWER by on January 30, 2011
nope the 1.9 is a non interference engine. also it usually a good ideal to replace the water pump at the same time
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