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My 1985 944 porsche will start and run sometimes longer than other times but it locks up and the starter wont even turn it over. I have to get under the car and turn it by the crankshaft till it loose

Will start and run sometimes longer than other times but it locks up and the starter wont even turn it over. I have to get under the car and turn it by the crankshaft till it loosens up than it will turn Im thinking it either jumped timing and catching on valves or is catching on somthing else.

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  • Tommy Burgoon Jan 13, 2013

    Took head intake timing belt all off and pistons look good but still really hard to turn over and break free. Piston walls look good. Motor is still in the car. Only things i can think is crankshaft bearings. Still haft to pull rest of the motor out.. but any ideas on good cheap parts for rebuilding 944 porsche would be helpfull thanks.

  • Tommy Burgoon Jan 19, 2013

    found out is was main bearing

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