1997 Lexus ES 300 Repair Question
Basic steps to obtain what must be done to fix engine
you may not be able to determine from the valve cover. see if you can turn the motor by hand first. if it does not, then i would look at replacing with a used motor. repairing it would not be cost effective.
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Engine is belt driven and if it is seized, it should be lubricating
fault and I agree with Roy about a new engine.
How is the oil condition and level?
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