Mechanics

THINK MY TIMING CHAIN HAS GONE

2003 Toyota Yaris • 85,000 miles

If the chain has gone will my car still turnover.
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Teena 21
September 27, 2011.



Ooops forgot to say Thanks.

Tiny
Teena 21
Sep 27, 2011.
Your motor has a timing chain. This makes it a non-interference motor which is good. When the chain failsm, the motor shuts down to prevent engine damage.
You cannot turnover the engine as this acts as a lockout. The timing chain will have to be replaced before the engine will turnover.