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Is a 3.1 oldsmobl engine an interference engine

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All of the police interceptors I know about usually had at least a 442 or larger engine. Never heard of a 3.1 being used as an interceptor... Hope is helps...

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    you could be right about the engine size but as police vehicles have serious motors installed then it would be unlikely that they would sell off a veicle that they could not catch so they would fit it with a standard motor of reduced power.

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Yes it is an interference engine and if the belt breaks it will damage the valves.

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