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89/v6 turns over real fast but sounds like no compression

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  • bm21a Oct 12, 2010

    dose it clunk or make any color smoke out the exaust

  • Zaraki Oct 12, 2010

    That sounds like it could be a timing belt or camshaft problem, do you know when the last time that the timing belt was changed?

  • Anonymous Oct 12, 2010

    ok i replaced the timming belt but stills has no compression



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I hate to say this, but it sounds like your timing belt broke. Take the distributor cap off and see if the rotor turns when you turn the engine over, if it doesn't turn then your timing belt is broken and you may have bent valves too.

Posted on Oct 13, 2010

Testimonial: " belt was broke,replaced it but it still sounds like no compression"

  • K W Oct 13, 2010

    Yeah. I'm afraid you have bent valves then. The only way to fix it is to take the cylinder heads off and replace the valves which is a big job.



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