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How to repair compresson valves in 2003 dode neon r/t sport 2.0. the car broke down and was towed and my timing belt was repaired and from there they tokd me that the compression valves needed replaced and i am not sure on how that is done.

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Thats best to be taken to a mechanic, very detailed work to re-machine everything

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