Timing Belt Issue

Tiny
DHARDY
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  • 1995 PLYMOUTH ACCLAIM
  • 6 CYL
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 160,000 MILES
Is a 95 Plymouth Acclaim V6 3.0L engine a interference or non-interference? Need timing belt fixed but not sure if damage was caused to valves when belt failed.
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 4:36 PM

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Tiny
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Jury out on that some bend some don't seems to depend on engine RPM at time of break. If hyway speed 70= good chance to bend.
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 7:35 PM
Tiny
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Was on highway excelerating when belt broke, going maybe about 50-55mph.

Is there a way to know if any valves are bent before having belt replaced?
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 7:46 PM
Tiny
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No need cam and crank in correct rotation it is a roll of the dice put belt on Pray and fire it up
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Friday, July 22nd, 2011 AT 8:45 PM

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