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1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse

Was driving down the freeway when I felt a small hiccup in the car and immediately lost power. I immediately assumed that I may have let it run on low oil too long but upon review I had enough oil for that not to have been the problem. When looking at the cams I believe that I may have thrown a timing belt, something a mechanic friend of mine agrees with, when I try to turn it over there is sound but the engine does not move. My question is if I threw the timing belt, is the engine a interference or non-interference engine? How can I find out short of replacing everything?

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  • maap67 Oct 09, 2008

    i have a 91 voyager minivan 180000 kms. and i want to know how to replace the timing belt and how much is the cost of that labor including the parts

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Pull a plug wire to see it there's spark

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