You will have too take off outer belt to replace the alternator belt.using a 10mm socket remover front pully cover. Next use a 14 mm opened end or box wrench to loosen the top retaining bolt on the pump assembly. below the pully there is another 14mm bolt to loosen they should not be taken off just loosened. on the lower front of this assembley is 14 mm tensioning bolt loosen till you can slide off belt. know you can get to the inner alternator belt. The alternator has three bolts one on side facing you just above the pully its' a 12mm. at the rear bottom is a 14 mm retainging bolt you will have to feel for it as it can't be seen. the last one is another 12 mm tensioning Bolton the left side of the alternator as you face it loosen until belt comes off. reverse procedure to install.
Should be the tensioner that the Alternator belt goes to
how do you replace 1997 alternator belt
Remove the belt from your 1997 Chevy Lumina alternator. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the alternator. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
Tighten the belt until you have 1/2" of deflection at midpoint. I hope this helps you. Mark
how do u replace alternator belt on 2002 mazda protege 5 stationwagon
Remove the power steering belt first then the alternator belt will go on.
you have to loosen the top alternator bolt alowing the alternator to swing forward loosening the belt
How do you install an alternator belt on a 1986 GMC s15 pickup truck
Loosen the tensioner bolt on your 1997 Kia alternator. Move the alternator to the left. The alternator belt will become loose and can be replaced.
Begin by removing the alternator tensioner bolt. Slide the alternator to the left. Remove the alternator belt. Reverse the process to install the new alternator belt.
Turn the belt inside out. you need to get it under the power steering belt and to the other side of the pulley. You can use a crescent wrench to turn the pulley and get the belt under the other one. Turn the belt back right side out. loosen the alternator bolt and place the belt around the alternators pulley. Tighten the alternator bolt.
I am having the same problem with a 99 Protege. I have changed the alternator and aligned/cleaned the pulleys and the problem persists.I replaced the alternator, on my 1997 Mazda Protege, seven times before someone figured out why the serpentine belt kept breaking. It was the belt tensioner! It had to be removed and rebuilt. Now it is working like a charm!! And I havn't had to replace the alternator in over 3 months!!!!
Loosen the tensioner pulley. The alternator belt will become loose. Take off the belt. Remove the wiring harness from the alternator. Remove the retaining bolts from the alternator. Remove the alternator. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
Remove the positive cable from the battery post. Remove the cables from the alternator. Remove the alternator wiring harness. Remove the belt by loosening the tensioner pulley. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
To change the alternator belt on a Mazda 323, first remove the right hand air shield under the can. Then locate the pulley tensioner of the AC and loosen the bolts on the pulley. Finally, remove the alternator pivot bolt under the alternator to remove the old alternator belt and replace with a new one.
Remove the positive cable from your 1997 Buick LeSabre battery. Remove the alternator belt. Remove the alternator wiring harness. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
you have to loosen the top alternator bolt alowing the alternator to swing forward loosening the beltThis answer was retreived from the previous page
Disconnect the 1991 Regal battery. Remove the alternator belt and wiring. Unbolt the alternator and install the new one. Reconnect the wires, install the belt, then reconnect the battery.
Loosen the bolts on the alternator (do not take them all the way out), push the alternator toward the engine a little, take off the belt, (make sure you draw the path of the belt first) install the new belt according to the serpentine belt path diagram, and pull the alternator away from the engine (you may need a iron bar to help you be careful not to damage the alternator) and have someone else tighten the bolts of the alternator while you put tension on the alternator to tighten the belt.
i need to change my alternator belt and don't know where the tension wheel is so i can take off the other belt to replace the alternator belt on my 94 Mazda protege 1.6l
You will need to loosen the alternator tensioner bolt. Slide the alternator to the left to loosen the alternator belt. Take the alternator belt off and reverse the process to install the new alternator belt.
on the alternator on top is a bolt losen that bolt and it will allow you to move alternator causing belt to losin
There should be a spring loaded tensioner pulley. If the pulley isn't holding the belt sufficiently tight you may need to replace the tensioner.
What bolts to loosen to put alernator belt on and how to put it on when a/c belt is on.
You have to install a new belt tensioner.