i replaced timing belt and rebuilt head and have no compression when cranking but can turn it buy hand and has good compression then.it is on a2008 Kia Rio and has varitible timing.

Asked by Jan 20, 2017 at 08:09 PM about the 2008 Kia Rio LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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76,235

The timing marks where aligned before putting the belt on?

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85,675

That sounds like the belt was installed incorrectly and the valve timing is way off.

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76,235

Yep.

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76,235

What size is this engine? The only 2 engines I see that are NOT interference engines are the 1.6L SOHC & the 2.0L SOHC.

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85,675

Posting at the same time again!

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