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My engine cam case is full of black hard oil like charcoal

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My engine cam case is full of black hard oil like charcoal the whole cam and all how do i clean and unseas it and get it running again
JA: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?
Customer: Miles 94391. engine size is A v9 passenger car
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: The whole engine inside the block were the oil and cams are and also the vale cover are totally consumed with this black charcoal and could not breath because it was cloded up i cleaned out the valecover with degreaser i bought the car off one of my friends he said the timeing belt broke and the engine seized up on him this is all i know about what happened to it
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: YEs
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: I gotten most of the charcoal out of it thats it for now . So how do I unseize it
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Mechanic should know about your car?
Customer: That's the only thing that I know of my friend was driving it before it seized up on him
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

you need to disassemble it yourself yourself and send it to machine shop and they will clean and check all your parts if they are still usable first

or you can give them the long block for them to do , i advise you do that .

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

what is the year make and model ?

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

because if that was an interference engine and broke timing belt while running , then you need to check the intake and the exhaust valve for being bend

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

if you want me to call you send the request to here , u want get me now

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 6 months ago.

IF you want me to call you just accept the offer I just sent you .

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