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WONT IDLE, BACK FIRES

THEN BATTERY LIGHT CAME ON

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  • cricketiznva
    cricketiznva Feb 29, 2012

    SAYIN FRONT SEAL LLEAKED GOT OIL ON TIMING BELT.... WHAT WOULD CAUSE THE SEAL TO LEAK ALL AT ONCE?

  • wadingriver
    wadingriver Feb 29, 2012

    It may not have leaked all at once. It could have been leaking for a long time. The belt didn't slip because of the oil leakage, the belts rubber deteriorates from the oil over time and it finally jumpes a tooth or two.

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