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Tensioner should be removable and replaceable by single mounting bolt are you referring to the belt tensioner on engine?if so. remove tensioner,buy a new one, and replace. this is not a big job. you will also need to replace belt at same time

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Q: Broke tensioner on 1998 Ford Escort wagon what do I do?
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