is it very expensive to replace the timing chain in a 2001 pontiac sunfire 2 door coupe

marypotunas
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Asked by marypotunas May 27, 2013 at 11:51 PM about the Pontiac Sunfire

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

no compression, wont turn over, loud clanking before it stopped running

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tennisshoes
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In this case YES very expensive, engine replacement time.

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marypotunas
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thank you. thats what i thought

2Jason
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my fault if timing chain breaks the pistons will hit the valves because they are very close in those engines; no compression. expense comes in head removal and valve replacement i would check on a price at your mechanic just call they know sorry

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