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    X16 XEL timing belt failure

    .. can anybody tell me if this engine is interference / non - interference type ?
    .. The belt went on the motorway doing about 70 .. no noise , just the sound of silence ...
    Any ideas ?

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    interference i'm afraid

    budget for 16 new valves and valve guides at least.
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