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what happens when timing belt breaks? : 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Car Model: 2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser
Location: Wilmington, NC Submitted on December 9, 2012

terry
Wilmington, NC

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    Eugene
    11 Franklin, MA
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    That engine is what they call a interference engine witch means when the timing belt breaks the valves can hit the piston and bend. Most of the time this will mean the head has to come off and replace or rebuilt. 
    Posted on December 09, 2012
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