if im not mistaken..it is behind the timing cover..it runs off the timing belt You are correct. It is the belt tensioner for your timing belt and a pain to release to release the tension and also not the easiest to replace.
Front of engine (behind serpentine belt).
Mine did this and I found out it was the timing belt that needed to be changed.
After you have released the tension from the belt, remove the 2 obvious bolts that hold it to the engine block.
It has a Timing Belt.
Timing belt replacement is a pretty big job. I'd go to the parts store and pick up a Chilton or Haynes manual.
its under the black cover behind the serpentine belt
It does not have a timing belt, it has a timing chain that requires no maintenance.
Pontiac Grand Prix does not have a timing belt. It has a timing chain and it is replaced when it breaks.
The 2004 2.0 liter Pontiac Grand Am does not have a timing belt, but instead has a timing chain which requires no maintenance.
The 1991 Lexus ls400 has a timing belt.
Yes, A 1991 civic uses a timing belt, not a timing chain.
No Belt=It has a Timing Chain.=
Yes, a 1992 Pontiac Grand Am does have a timing belt. Diagrams can be found of them on the internet with a simple search.Ê
diagram of timing belt
The 2.0l VIN K is a free spinning or non interferience engine.
I don't know the cost as that depends on where you live, but may I give you some advice. As the water pump is driven by the timing belt, if this car has over 100,000 miles on it, replace the timing belt at the same time as the belt. This will save you money down the road when the pump fails. The belt should be replaced every 60,000 miles.
It has a timing chain.
The 2008 Pontiac G6 has a timing chain that normally requires no maintenance.
Check autozone.com it tells a bit about it. some engines you have to remove the timing belt so its not a very east job.
Timing chains, no belt.
It must be a timing CHAIN , the Gates website doesn't list a timing belt for it