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A timing belt failure almost always results in several bent valves at least and at most the need for a new motor. You need to weigh the value of the vehicle against the cost of the repair when making your decision. Chances are if the belt failed while driving at any kind of speed you're going to require substantial work to get the vehicle operational again. Good luck.

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