my timing belt is cracked

my timing belt is cracked

my timing belt is cracked -

my timing belt is cracked. To add to my prelude nightmare, I just snapped the timing belt. I could get it replaced for 300 but what are the chances that I did some extra  If the timing belt broke. The engine will not run at all. If you were able to drive the car to the dealer, then your belt was not broken to begin with. Q. What is a timing belt or cam belt My repairer has recommended that my timing belt (or cam belt) is due for replacement. In more ways than one, a question of timing Your Serpentine Belt, timing belt, and radiator hoses are the inner workings of your car. Keep them running My Appointments make an appointment Belts and hoses degrade over time and can crack, split, swell or burst. It is important to  Timing belt replacement is essential for your car to run efficiently and smoothly. if your vehicle has a neoprene timing belt and there are a lot of cracks this can I have never in my life of servicing over 11000 vehicles ever seen a timing belt  Due to not changing the timing belt it finally snapped. My fault on this one, I never even thought about the engine using a timing belt and had assumed it was a chain. Regardless of mileage, any timing belt that shows obvious damage such as frayed or exposed cords, damaged teeth, hunks of rubber missing, deep cracks,  My timing belt broke and the Ford tech said that all the valves in the engine are bent and the piston head had mushroomed, damaging the cylinder in As mentioned above - if a timing belt breaks the engine will usually crank over real fast as the valves are open in the wrong intervals and there will be no compression. My timing belt blew heading down the highway. We are going to do the repairs ourselves and I noticed in this forum everyone says this is a  I recently had to have a new water pump put in my 2005 VW Bug. At the same Perhaps what really broke was the timing belt sprocket, Kaylyn.