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Timing belt problem

Just want to ask if ever my timing belt is broken cut will it damage my engine?

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No,the 1996 Mazda 626 is not a interfearance engine, meaning that the valves will not hit the pistons if the belt breaks while underway but the engine will not run untill the belt is replaced.

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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If its a 2.0L DOCH the odds of the engine not getting damage if the belt breaks are not in you favor but we have replaced them and there was no engine damage done before you just never know

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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