Where is the tension adjustment for a 1995 Buick lesabre serpentine belt?
There is no tension adjustment. Tension is automatically adjusted by the idler pulley. ...
Is there an alternator belt adjuster on a 1994 Geo Prism 1.8?
If the alternator is driven by a drive belt, the answer is yes. You adjust the tension by loosing the bolts on the alternator mounting brackets and sliding the alternator until the proper tension, (around 1/4" deflection at mid point of the belt) is achieved. If however it has a Serpentine Belt driving the alternator, then there is no adjustment. Tension is held by the idler pulley. If it is loose then the belt is worn out, the idler tensioner is defective,...
How do you change alternator on Vauxhall zafira?
Changing the alternator on a Zafira is jsut like changing an alternator on any popular late model car. Unbolt it, make sure the belt comes off the pulley, and install a new alternator. Make sure to adjust the pulley to keep the correct tension on the belt ...
Asked in Honda CRX
Your 88 CRX SI Alternator belt is making a strange intermittent noise shortly after changing the alternator whats wrong?
If your 88 CRX SI alternator belt is making a strange intermittent noise shortly after changing the alternator what's wrong, the belt tension could be off. Adjust the belt slightly. ...
Asked in Chrysler New Yorker
Where is the tension bolt on a 1992 Chrysler new yorker alternator?
Assuming you have a serpentine belt on that 3.3L engine, the tension on the alternator would be controlled by the idler (tension) pulley. The alternator is stationary. ...
Asked in Alternators, Toyota 4Runner
How do you tighten an alternator belt on a Toyota 4 Runner?
V6 4Runner has a 14mm bolt on the top of the alternator and a 12mm bolt on the bottom of the alternator. Loosen both of these bolts. Look through the drivers side wheel well and you will see another 12mm bolt below the alternator. This is your tension adjustment bolt. Tighten or loosen as needed. After proper tension is achieved tighten the upper and lower alternator mounting bolts you loosened earlier. ...
Asked in Alternators, Pontiac Fiero
How do you loosen the alternator on a 1986 Pontiac fiero?
There are two bolts to loosen to adjust the alternator belt tension. 1st is the adjustment bolt. 2nd is the pivot bolt It is easiest to get at them from the bottom of the engine on the passenger side rear of the engine. ...
How do you adjust the alternator belt tension on diamante?
Loosen the alternator tensioner bolt. You will be able to slide the alternator either way to adjust the tension on the belt. ...
Asked in GMC Jimmy
How do you adjust a tension bar on 1997 GMC Jimmy?
The 1997 GMC Jimmy tension bar has adjustment nuts on both ends of the tension bar. Turn the adjustment nuts to lengthen or shorten the tension bar distance. ...
What cause batterie ligh to stay on after changing batterie and alternator?
Check volatages everywhere, there could be a short somewhere. Also, check the tension on the belt that drives your alternator. That belt might be slipping due to a faulty tensioner and not spinning the alternator fast enough. ...
How do you change an Alternator 1993 Ford Ranger?
# Disconnect negative battery cable # Pull straight out and disconnect the push on type connectors for both the stator and field terminals # Loosen the alternator adjustment and pivot bolts pivot the alternator up to release tension and detach the drivebelt # Remove the ajustment and pivot bolts and remove the alternator from the engine ...
How do you adjust the belt tension for the alternator on a 91' Honda Accord?
Loosen the upper and lower alternator mounting bolts. Turn the adjustment bolt on the lower left-hand side of the alternator. You should only be able to bend the belt 90 degrees at its longest run, in the middle. When done adjusting, tighten the upper and lower alternator mounting bolts. ...
What is used to apply tension to engine belts on a 4.8 liter Chevrolet?
If it has a serpentine belt it should have an automatic belt tensioner If it doesn't have a serpentine belt then alternator should be the adjustment/pivot point ...
How do you replace an alternator belt on 97 Nissan sentra?
Just above the a/c compressor is an adjustment bolt for the tensioner. First loosen the nut in the middle of the tensioner pulley using a 14mm wrench then using an 8mm socket you loosen the adjustment bolt which will relieve the belt tension. ...
Asked in Eagle Summit
Tighten the alternator belt on a 1993 eagle summit?
"First Remove the Tension bolt from the alternator and remove." "Next take a hammer and gently tap the alternator down" "Do the same with the Tension Mount" "After realigning the alternator and the Tension mount replace the bolt" "BE CAREFUL NOT TOO TIGHT ON THE BELT OR YOU WILL RUIN THE BEARINGS" "GOOD LUCK" ...
Trooble shoot belt tensoioner lumina?
Easy, if the belt tension is good to drive the alternator and engine accessories it's ok. If the belt does not maintain proper tension, or it's making noise replace the tensioner. There is no user adjustment. I like the NAPA part as oem replacement. ...
Where is the belt tensioner located on a 1995 Hyundai accent?
Im pretty sure the tension adjustment is the long bolt on the mounting arm of the alternator. It has a set screw that you have to loosen first before adjusting the long bolt. ...
How do you tighten belt onto a new alternator.?
If it is a serpentine belt, the tension is automatically adjusted by the tension idler. If the belt is loose then the tensioner needs replacing. If it is a normal drive belt, then the alternator is mounted on a slotted bracket that allows you to adjust the position of the alternator. You can loosen the bolts and adjust the tension on the belt. ...
Asked in Serpentine Belts
Changing Alternator Belt on Wagon R?
The alternator bolts need to be loosened so that the alternator can slide and take pressure off of the belt. Remove the old belt (any belts blocking passage may have to be removed as well.) Remove then replace the belt, and move the alternator to the side to tension the belt while tightening the bolt. Reconnect the battery. ...
Asked in Alternators
Where is the tension release for the alternators belt?
If it is a drive belt and not a serpentine belt is has no tensioner. You manually adjust the tension by normally adjusting tension by moving the alternator. Loosen to bolts holding the alternator in place and then adjust the tension. Tighten the bolts when the tension is right. If it is serpentine belt if you follow the belt around the the engine you will see the tensioner. ...
Asked in Ford Probe, Grand Am GT, Grand Am SE
How do you replace the alternator on a 95 grand am gt?
loosen the tension on the belt with the tension pulley, remove the belt then disconnect your wires from the alternator then take the 3-4 bolts, holding the alternator on, off. then do the opposite to put the new one back on ...