: 00 catera

12-15-09, 08:43 PM
i have a 2000 catera has anyone heard of the timing belt skipping timing my car ran great one evening out of the blue it just started sounding like a diesel or tapping noises and lost of some power please help me here asap thanks or do i need to just replace engine looking foor engine just in case

12-15-09, 10:07 PM
Hi. It is possible that the belt has skipped. Check it out first before you buy a new engine :)