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If the belt is riding on the outside of the pulley then the Alternator isn't on perfectly straight or atleast straight enough to keep the belt on... My Spirit did that and it split the belt and I had to get a new belt, and it was cause the garage didnt space the pulley that's on the alternator like it should have been... I don't have an impact wrench or else I would of done it myself and done it right.

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