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How do you release the tension on the serpentine belt for a 1999 Olds Intrigue with a 3.8 L engine?

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tensionerThere is a belt tensioner pulley that is spring loaded and applies pressure on the back side of the belt, should easily be identified, a crescent wrench on the top outside part (of some pulleys) will allow you to move the pulley (in one direction only) and release the tension, other pulleys require a large hex wrench (Allen wrench) be inserted into the end of the pully to move it. Hope this helps AnswerYou should be able to find a shop manual at your local library with the right info...make copies as they are usually only in the REFERENCE section....good luck:)
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