How do you tell if the timming belt is broken in a 1997 toyta camry ?

Asked by Jan 11, 2014 at 11:39 AM about the Toyota Camry

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It truns over and is getting the plugs are getting fire.

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If your car has a distributor cap, take off the cover and have someone give the key a quick turn. If the rotor does not turn inside the cap, then your timing belt is broken.........

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