timing belt broke on a 1990 ford escort while driving would valves be damage on 1990 Ford Escort

driving on freeway and timing belt broke will valves be damage also?

by in Walnut, CA on March 02, 2011
3 answers
ANSWER by on March 02, 2011
driving on the freeway?? good chance they may be bent. you need to al least get it back in time and do a compression test and hope for the best. Roy
ANSWER by on March 02, 2011
If is interferance head design then valves will be bent. I believe this design is not. Can call parts house and when they look up timing belt the application a lot of times will say if is or not. Check water pump during reinstall.
ANSWER by on March 02, 2011
Cloyes Gear says its an interference engine