View Full Version : volvo 240 1992 starting after timing belt change issues

01-02-2010, 05:58 PM
my volvo 240 will not start after timing belt change and i replaced plugs distributer and still will not start up. i smell gas but no fire when trying to start up. i need help!!!!!!!!

01-04-2010, 08:37 PM
Hi Uman$$44,

Did the timing belt break during operation? If so, you might have bent some valves. Do the cylinders have compression? Do you have spark?

What manual are you using, and what Sections and Chapters did you use? There should have been no need to disturb the distributor.