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Q: How do you check for proper serpentine belt tension on a 1994 Jeep Cherokee with air conditioning?
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It provides the proper tension on the serpentine drive belt.

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If your vehicle has a serpentine belt that is used to drive the accessories ( alternator , air conditioning compressor , power steering , etcetera ) the serpentine belt has a spring loaded tensioner that is supposed to keep the proper tension on the belt ( if it is working correctly )

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