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valve clearance on '90 90--timimg belt cause damage?

In message <970828095754_1749260074@emout06.mail.aol.com> RELAYER@aol.com writes:

> Here's an old question that i'm sure you have seen many times:
> Is the 2.3 10V engine a low tolerance engine, or should I ask, Is the 2.3 10V
> going to be OK if the timing belt breaks.....

The 2226 engine is an interference engine when hand turned.  When I had the 
belt off mine to do the lifters, I tried turning the crank w/o turning the cam 
and vice versa - contact both times.

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club