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Had orignal motor jump timing put another motor ant it jump

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had orignal motor jump timing put another motor ant it jump timing what could br thr problem 2.0 4 cyl
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.
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Before each time the chain jumped time was there any signs of chain rattle on start up when cold or at anytime .
Was the engine a used unit that you fitted .
Rgds Greg
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
my original motor jumped timing idoling the guide broke and the top gear on passenger side ate up and slipped to back of gears i bought all new stuff hadit putt in drove for a month even made trip to st.louis to cancer dr done great and like week later doing about 20 mph it died jumped timing again. so put a different motor in 10 months later doing 65mph it died jumped timing is there a problem with the 2.0 motor
Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.
Can't say I've come across anything like this.
I will opt out and see if any of my fellow expert have experience this issue .
Rgds Greg .
Expert:  Roy replied 1 year ago.

good morning my name is ***** ***** I will assist

how many miles did the used motor have on it???

did you install a new timing belt on the used motor before installing??


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
just forget it you can not tell me nothing about first motor jumping twice within a month and the 2nd motor had 80no belt timing chain so nevermind waist of 24 dollars when you you cant answer why the 1st motor jumped timing twice'
Expert:  Roy replied 1 year ago.
without me being there and inspecting, it is hard to give you the exact reason for the failure.