Mechanics

COMPRESSION

1992 Mazda MX3 • 180,000 miles

I fixed timing in car because it died now doesnt have compression on cylinder 1 what could it be
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JayMx3V6
July 5, 2011.




If the timing belt broke and it's an interference engine, suspect bent valves. A cylinder leakage test will identify if the valves are not sealing.
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Caradiodoc
Jul 5, 2011.
Yep, if you drive a Mazda until the belt breaks, very bad things happen.

Wrenchtech
Jul 5, 2011.

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