View Full Version : 2000 Mistubishi Eclipse

09-11-2009, 06:32 AM
My timing belt broke while driving down the road. I replaced them but now there is a ticking noise. Is there something I am missing or maybe something else is wrong?I am afraid to drive it until i get answers.

09-12-2009, 12:05 AM
Hi kirenna2003,

Oooh - When a timing belt breaks on an engine like yours, usually valves get bent. I'm surprised it even runs. You should do a compression check to see what cylinder the problem lies in.

09-12-2009, 02:53 AM
ok we got the Eclipse running but it doesn't have the power it used to, it seems like it is bogging.

09-15-2009, 04:47 PM
Do the compression test it will tell you what cyinder is not running right.