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The timing belt broke while driving it. So I bought a timing

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the timing belt broke while driving it . So I bought a timing belt kit put both belt on ! by the way the small belt didnt break ! put the timing marks on TDC put belts on it wont start ! Im a older mechanic have not worked on this new of car ! I know im off time ! just got to find out what im doing wrong
JA: How many miles are on the timing belt? Have you ever had to change it before?
Customer: no its got 124000 on it and I dont think its ever been changed
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2007 mitsibishi eclipes 2.4
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i am ive tore it down and put both belts on put it on TDC and it wont run
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no ok that works
Submitted: 27 days ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  Roy replied 27 days ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.

Roy

Expert:  Roy replied 27 days ago.

ok, this is an interference motor which means if it goes out of time, then bending of valves is a real possibility.

I attached a diagram for you to view to be sure you have the marks correct.

Roy

Expert:  Roy replied 27 days ago.

are you there????

Customer: replied 27 days ago.
Thank you for your help . yes I would like to talk to the mechanic !
Expert:  Roy replied 27 days ago.

payment failed notice. once you square that with customer service, we can chat

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Expert:  Roy replied 27 days ago.

please dont forget to rate me as it is the only way I get paid for my efforts

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Expert:  Roy replied 26 days ago.

please dont forget to rate me as it is the only way I get paid for my efforts

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