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Q: timing belt on 1997 Ford Escort

My timing belt broke while I was driving. Can just the timing belt be fixed or will I have other engine damage? How difficult is it to change the timing belt yourself?
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My book shows this engine as a interference engine so if the belt broke while driving you probably bent some of your valves, If you have never done a timing belt best to have a shop handle this http://repairpal.com/ford-repair-in-cincinnati-ohio
the 97 model engine dont mind a broken timing belt.
just replace belt
(talking about single cam engine)
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