Can you bypass ac compressor on a 97 f150 4.6 by getting a belt for a non ac one?
Having the same problem with my f150...same year...same size.
I went to O'Reilly's and asked for a non a/c belt and when the salesman was pulling up the info on his computer, he came across the belt track diagram for both the a/c and the non a/c belts.
He told me that judging by the sketches, it showed the pulleys to be in different locations on the belt route. He said by what he could see, a non a/c belt wouldn't work.
I don't know why, and I never got a second opinion. I never tried it myself though...just took his word for it.
You mean the air conditioning compressor? It can be done, but you'll need to find a belt which will work for that application... it's a bit of a crap shoot, and I suggest you find some F150 forums to find out which belt you can do this with and how to route it, although there really is no need to bypass it.. as long as you have the AC turned off, the compressor clutch won't…
I need a diagram for a serpentine belt for a 1994 f150 with 5.0 engine I need a diagram for a serpentine belt for a 1994 f150 with 5.0 engine There should be a sticker near radiator shroud that has belt routing. If not stick the belt down past the right side of fan/water pump .put belt on crank pulley then pull back of belt over water pump and then down around power steering pulley…