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Outlander 2003 timing belt broke?

After a few weeks of sluggish driving (like its out of gas), when I was driving down turnpike, it just stopped. Wont start and acts like it is backfiring when you try to start it.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    check and see if the belt turns when u crank the engine, verify the valve timing is correct, check the fuel pressure.

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Its not broken yet but its stretched which is why it backfires like it does....if it were broken all it would do is spin and nothing more

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Yes, it sounds like the timing belt has broken, you need to have a Mechanic install a new one.

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