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Date: Wed, 02 May 2001 07:19:49 -0400
From: Bob <uctraingnopsamanet.com>
Subject: Re: 1995 Saab SE


On Tue, 01 May 2001 20:43:37 GMT, "KeithG" <noonenopsaml.com> wrote: >more probable that the tensioner was not set correctly. The engine probably >has internal damage to pistons and or valves. Thank GM for the design and >the shop for the 'repair'. I would doubt that the gasket is strong enough to >'strip' a new timing belt. > I'm not sure what motor you have (country ?) but I think you have a timing *chain*, not a belt. A timing chain most likely just chew up a gasket, so I think that's malarkey. In any event, a timing chain is good for 100K miles when properly installed. It's the full responsibility of the repair shop on this one. Bob

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