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Old 12-07-2018, 05:28 PM   #16
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The tensioner has a bearing but the stamped idler pulley does not. They, along with the stamped cam gear, were prone to fatigue and fracture. I'd check for a split gear which would easily cause a thrown belt.

The "broken" belts I've seen has stripped teeth, but remained in place.
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Old 12-08-2018, 05:05 AM   #17
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Yeah tensioner is dead and on the piss
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Tensioner would also be my guess.
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M20 is hateful and committed suicide.

Time for a proper twincam
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M20 is hateful and committed suicide.

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