HOW CAN I FIND OUT IF ITS AN INTERFERENCE ENGINE

  • Tiny
  • scarlettmorgan
  • 1998 Plymouth Breeze

How can I find out if it's an interference Engine. Its a 2.4 l 4 cylinder with a dual can. My timing belt broke and I need 2 know if it is an interference to know if it probably bent the valves

Friday, October 19th, 2012 AT 1:08 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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  • 19,581 posts

The single cam is an interference engine but the DOHC basically isn't. By basically I mean that the only problem that can occur is if the cams are rotated independently, the valves can hit each other but they will not hit the piston on that engine.

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Friday, October 19th, 2012 AT 1:21 PM

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