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2002 Kia Spectra Question: timing belt

 

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Visitor, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Los Angeles, CA, April 28, 2010, 02:41

will there be engine damage if the timing belt breaks?

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    Visitor, May 16, 2010, 10:41

    YES JUST HAD THIS PROBLEM CHANGE AS THE MANUAL SAYS 80 TO A HUNDRED THOUSAND MILES

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    Visitor, June 10, 2010, 10:00

    yes! your pistons will not operate correctly. if you replace your belt your best bet is to replace your water pump as well cause when that goes itll cost you a bunch in labor to do it and they can do it all at once with the timing belt

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