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Re: Starting problem car is dead
Posted by SWEDECAR [Email] (#112) [Profile/Gallery] (more from SWEDECAR) on Sun, 5 Feb 2012 13:47:36
In Reply to: Re: Starting problem car is dead, Brian in MA, Sat, 4 Feb 2012 18:09:05
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If timing chain has snapped and the engine is freewheeling, it might sound like a whirring noise to the untrained ear even though a mechanic would know the sound all to well to be a big ticket repair in a split second.

The more you crank over the engine in a case like that, the bigger the repair bill gets if you mangle the bent and broken valves inside cylinder head.

So I urge you to stop and read up more and do some head scratching before continue.

Anders

SWEDECAR


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