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Either get a new belt, or take some sandpaper and lightly sand your pullies. Thank you for the advice. The recommendations have been printed out and will be provided to my mechanics at a future appointment. The recommendation worked and because I forgot to buy a new belt, I simply "roughed" it up a little bit with the same scouring pad and the squeaking has stopped.

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Q: How do you fix a 1995 Cherokee Country squeaky serpentine belt which is in good condition that mechanics have recently tightened yet it continues to squeak and seems to get worse with wet weather?
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