No compression after it stalled out

Asked by Jan 25, 2017 at 09:41 AM about the 2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

03 Passat 1.8t stalled out possibly ran out of gas.
Noticed timing belt issue as well. Installed new fuel
pump and timing belt. Still no compression even
though belts are turning

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Run a compression test. If the belt broke while the engine was running then there may be bent valves causing it not to start.

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