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broken cam belt

  1. Cam Pulleys around the wrong way melted to casing then striped cam belt from below

    Camry 3rd and 4th Gen '92-'01, Solara '99-'03
    Started engine up and heaps of smoke came from under casing. I later realised that cam pullies had been bolt on the wrong way and with no clearence just about welded themselves onto casing then on next startup they striped cam belt :facepalm: There strangely seems to be no detectable damage to...