Mechanics

DAMAGE TO ENGINE

1988 Acura Legend

Engine Mechanical problem
1988 Acura Legend 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 151000 miles

Will the engine always be damaged if the timimg belt brakes?
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Beclark
February 20, 2010.



Hi there,

With this engine yes, you will have bent valves in the cylinder head.

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Feb 20, 2010.
Thanks! The car was free. Just gonna take more time and money to get it going. Sharp car to be 22 years old. Very well taken care of. Well worth fixing.

Tiny
Beclark
Feb 20, 2010.
OK, if you need any information just re post here.

Mark (mhpautos)

Mhpautos
Feb 22, 2010.