Has my Dodge 318 timing chain jumped?

Asked by Jan 16, 2018 at 08:45 PM about the Dodge B-Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Trying to start after driving car today.

3 Answers



Yes stock I checked everthing you mentioned, and bye the timing spark and fuel it should start. It ran fine yesterday!


You can also do a compression test. If all cylinders test very low or zero it's jumped timing. HTH. -Jim

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