2000 golf 1.8 timming belt broke while driving, are valves damage d

Asked by Apr 28, 2017 at 10:48 PM about the 2000 Volkswagen Golf GLS 1.8T

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

65

No. Its called a non-collision engine. Thats when the valves wont crash when a timing belt breaks. Now if it was the previous generation engine or worse yet an air cooled, you would be screwed.

Your Answer

Volkswagen Golf Experts

  • #1
    Jon Kempson
    Reputation
    280
  • #2
    LouB
    Reputation
    180
  • #3
    TransAm77
    Reputation
    160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen GTI
30 Great Deals out of 187 listings starting at $3,994
Used Volkswagen Jetta
89 Great Deals out of 1,993 listings starting at $1,800
Used Volkswagen Passat
24 Great Deals out of 620 listings starting at $2,000
Used Honda Civic
289 Great Deals out of 3,156 listings starting at $995
Used BMW 3 Series
159 Great Deals out of 1,791 listings starting at $2,990
Used Ford Focus
92 Great Deals out of 2,601 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Beetle
24 Great Deals out of 292 listings starting at $1,295
Used Subaru Impreza
45 Great Deals out of 731 listings starting at $1,995
Used Audi A3
15 Great Deals out of 169 listings starting at $3,995

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 183 listings starting at $17,995
2016 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
17 Great Deals out of 120 listings starting at $15,500
2015 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
30 Great Deals out of 160 listings starting at $13,999
2014 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
4 listings starting at $17,995
2013 Volkswagen Golf For Sale
75 listings starting at $8,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.