If timing belt breaks, will it damages valves and other components, or will it just stop the car and belt replacement only?
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2006 Hyundai Santa Fe Question: timing belt
Answer #1mastertech6371 December 14, 2010, 11:31Master
usually bends valves. sorry.
very expensive repair. It is a 90k service. Did you ever have it changed? along with the belt, you change the water pump, t stat, pulleys and tensioners, and all the drive belts.
there are cases when the valves do not bend. i would have a shop examine it to confirm.
Answer #2Visitor, December 24, 2010, 14:13
if your engine is a non interference engine you just replace belt , if interference engine itwill damage engine. contact dealership for informtion