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That engine is an interference engine, so don't turn it over. I suggest you replace the timing components, then do a compression check to see if it bent any valves.


There may be a position where the chain can slip and there will be no damage, but will it have happened there? So possibilities: Use a camera through the plug hole to investigate for contact You can take the head off to see if there is any evidence of contact Conduct a pressure test on each cylinder - any leaking valves become evident usually Or just ...

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