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I have a 2004 Lincoln a avator that jump timing chain could

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I have a 2004 Lincoln a avator that jump timing chain could I damage the valves or are my heads active or inactive my motor is a 32 valve soul over head cam
JA: How many miles on the car? How responsive has your car been lately?
Customer: 187000 miles starts but runs rough lack of power
JA: Are you fixing your Aviator yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Would like to fix not sure of cost to fix is worth it
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not at the moment

Hello, my name is***** and thanks for your question.

This is an interference engine, if it jumped then most certainly valve damage. Ford also had series issues with these cylinder heads for valve seat recession.

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
What would the cost of repairs be more or less is it worth the money

Around 4k for new heads installed.

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