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Sorry if im being really dumb, but im sure my 1997 1.3 starlet sportif is 16v but when i first had the car i went to toyota dealer and asked the bloke there and he said itt was 8 valve. Please can sum1 clear this once and for all.

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Thanks daz ur source is good but what i dont understand is that the SR model is 16v and my engine is the same power, according to Parker's, all 96-99 starlets are 74bhp. The fact that the SR's are 16v and putting out the same power is confusing.

Thanks any way

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no wrong!

Heres the truth from someone who has his engine in bits it is a 1.3 TWIN CAM 16v!!!

The reason your mates showed one cam may be because it is a single cambelt and one cam turns the other!

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am i right in thinking there is only one pulley then?

ie belt from crankshaft drives single pulley and the second camshaft runs off the first?

the diagram that came with my Gates (its a brand not my mate! :) Cambelt shows only a single pulley.

have a nice day

sv

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