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1.9 saturn timing belt replacment

ojjkansasojjkansas Posts: 1
edited March 7 in Saturn
looking to see if someone can tell me it this engine is a zero clearance engine.

I have replaced all the timing components with OEM parts and still have no compression .

So I'm wondering if the valves could have been bent due to the breakage.

Comments

  • alcanalcan Posts: 2,550
    The Saturn 1.9L is an interference engine. Timing chain/guide failure usually results in bent valves.
  • Mr_ShiftrightMr_Shiftright CaliforniaPosts: 45,259
    On the positive side, Saturn parts are pretty cheap. How about wiping out a Ferrari V-12 with 48 valves at around $100 apiece?

    I guess it's time to pull the head and inspect everything.

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