My English is ok and punctuation is too. The problems not an English or grammar
issue. The problem is that I have taken all the components off the engine as
instructed to check the timing belt. I found that dirt dobbers had built a huge
nest and when the car was started it appears the belt slipped from the
crankshaft pully due to dirt clogging the gears. I turned the cams back to specs
but the crankshaft will only move about a 1/3 rotation.
My question is; does this indicate lower engine failure? Maybe a bent rod or
Please look through the bad grammar and provide assistance. It's hard typing on
This is an interference engine.
May not be a bent piston rod, more likely piston hitting a valve.
Piston possibly damaged. Valve(s) damaged. Possible head damaged.
I cannot answer that. You may want to investigate and determine
what is wrong with the engine or just replace the entire engine
without knowing what went wrong with the old one.
A short block will not fix destroyed head and cams.
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