Originally Posted by gonefhsn
This is not correct, the engine can be at bottom dead center and the cams can be locked. That is why it is always best to use the timing set when doing the timing belt this way you will be sure that you are at TDC because the crank pin only fits when at TDC.
I am sorry yes the cams can be locked in both conditions. However you could change the timing belt when locked in TDC or bottom dead center can it not?
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