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Re: 80Q engine - Interference?
On Wed, 2 Oct 1996, Andrew Duane USG/PE wrote:
> Hairy green toads from Mars made Jeff Loh say:
> Common wisdom is that the 10V NA engine is non-interference.
> However, I just got back from my shop, who assures me that the
> 10V engine will bang/bend if going fast enough....
What does speed have to do with it? Do the valves or pistons get LONGER
at higher rpm's? :) No, the 10V NA will not interfere. Broke the timing
belt on the 4kq once at about 7K, it actually ran for a bit too, and got
me home. No problems.
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