Timming belt broke when my wife was on the freeway I changed the belt but it acts like its not getting compression. it has spark and full. I suspect all the vales are bent how do i check to see if they are? i took it apart three times to make sure the timming was right so i am 99% sure it is car was running befor timming belt broke.
Why will my 2001 plymouth neon not start? on 2001 Plymouth Neon
by hicej2000 in Davis, CA on February 12, 2012
ANSWER by Pay it forward on February 12, 2012
ANSWER by Prestige Auto Works on February 13, 2012
It is best to replace your timing belt based on the manufacture recommend time interval. Typically they are rated for 60-90,000 miles. Postponing a timing belt replacement is risky and may cause ir-reversible engine damage. Once the belt brakes the valves can bend - looking at engine replacement.
The engine light is on most of the time. Example today the car sat for two hours after driving to work with no problem. the car started fine. but when I backed out of the parking spot and put it in...