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Cam it be that bad??

Hello guys n gals

A few weeks ago my 156 stalled i knew something was wrong

The belt has not broken but lost a few teeth can it really have bent all valves??

Any1 know a way to check the damage? im thinking remove cover set pistons half way and turn cams if nothing sticks try a belt

waddaya think??

if not its off the the alfa grave yard boo hoo

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fingers to get it along to someone to get it checked out asap...

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Hi Spock, welcome to AO hope your alfa is easily fixed up, check out our tech forums for more help and info
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Afraid you've probably got a mashed head but nothing wrong with trying to time it up (you'll need cam locks) and stick a belt on, then turn it over by hand.

But you may be wasting your time

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Zero clearance between those valves and piston crown, when that belt snaps, unfortunately.:
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