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I was driving home all of the sudden my car went off so I pulled over checked the engine and I saw that the timed belt was ripped off, I replaced it set it up but still wont start should I looked for some damaged on the electrical system? my car is a mitsubishi galant 2000 2.4 lt thanks

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Do a compression check on the motor. If it seems to be turning over faster than it did before the timing belt break, you may have bent your valves in the machine head. With out fixing the valves and restoring compression the motor will not run.

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

  • David Belcher
    David Belcher Nov 06, 2010

    There is a sensor by the timing belt crankshaft pulley that may have been damaged by the timing belt breaking.

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