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How do you relieve tension on the serpentine belt of a 2001 Ford F150 4.3 V6 and is a special tool needed?

on the tensioner there is a square hole for a ratchet or use a wrench on the nut The 2001 actually doesn't have the sqare hole. That's on the earlier trucks. Use a 15mm socket on a long breaker bar. There is a bolt head at the center of the tensioner pulley (just to the left of the middle of the en ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve the tension to install a new serpentine belt on a 2000 Dodge Caravan?

For a 1999 Dodge Caravan 3.3 L I have to use a 15mm open/closed end wrench on the tensioner pulley. Use the closed end of the 15mm and pull toward you and use the end of a crescent wrench to use for additional torque. You can slip the belt over the fixed pulley (not the tensioner pulley). Give yours ( Full Answer )

How do you adjust the tension on an automobile serpentine belt?

1 The tensioner is spring loaded, and no adjustment is provided, or required. 2 1 is correct. But if for some, to me, unfathomable reason, the belt should become loose, causing slippage, I can think of only 3 possible causes: 1. Someone, unknowingly removed and replaced the belt incorrectly, by ( Full Answer )

Do you need a special tool to replace the serpentine belt on a Toyota Celica?

\n. \n Answer 1 \n. \nNeed the same information... must call ford. won't buy another one!!!!\n. \n. \n Answer 2 \n. \nThere IS a special belt tensioner tool you can buy, but a long ratchet or breaker bar works fine. Simply turn the tensioner to loosen the belt. It is the only pulley th ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve tension on the serpentine belt of a 1992 V6 Chevrolet G20 Van Is there any special equipment needed to change the belt?

Answer . Most of the GM serpentine belts have a spring-loaded tensioner. It should be somewhere along the top of the belt path. It will be an idler pulley on an arm about six inches long which mounts to the engine. Place a wrench on the bolt in the middle of the pulley (a socket handle is best) a ( Full Answer )

How do you change the serpentine belt tensioner?

The only possible way to replace the tensioner belt or water pump on any Oldsmobile that I know of is to lift the motor with a hydralic jack, (make sure to place a piece of wood under the oil pan to make sure not to puncture it, you will need to loosen the top left motor mount possibly take it off, ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve the tension on the belt tensioner so the serpentine belt can be removed on a 1997 Wrangler with a 25L?

Answer . \nthe power steering pump is on a pivot on the top bolt that mounts it to the bracket. First, loosen all of the bolts. There are 2 behind the pump that cleary run in a track. just loosen them until you can see a gap between the head and the mount.also loosen to top bolt on front that is ( Full Answer )

How do you replace a serpentine belt in a 1999 Chevy cavalier and do you need any special tools?

Hey there, To replace the serpentine belt on a 1999 cavalier, is a fairly simple operation provided you have the right tools. You will need a *OEM* brand serpentine belt kit, if you dont want to buy it($33 beans), you can rent one from your local auto-zone or advance auto parts store. About half way ( Full Answer )

How do you change serpentine belt on 1991 ford tempo and what tool needed?

Answer . to change the belt ....there sould be a diagram of running route ...under the will have to drop the special tool ....flat heat screwdriver....socket to drop starter. GOOD LUCK, LISA\n. \nNo, you do NOT need to remove the starter! Are you kidding? That's like t ( Full Answer )

Where is the serpentine belt tensioner located on a 1994 Jeep Cherokee?

Cherokee 4.0 Serpentine Belt Tensioner This engine does not have an tensioner for the serpentine belt. Only the 5.2 liter and 5.9 liter engines have a tensioner. The adjustment is at the power steering pump. Just loosen the power steering pump rear mounting bolts, pivot bolt and lock nut and then ( Full Answer )

How do you replace a serpentine belt in a 1996 Pontiac Sunfire SE 2.2L Do you need a special tension wrench or is there another way to take it off?

Answer . \nYou can borrow a serp. belt tool from autozone, but you can also get by with a 15mm wrench. (use the open end--closed end wrench won't fit.) Just turn the bolt on the tension pulley to the right as you are pushing down & the whole pulley will move down & release the tension. \n(The ( Full Answer )

Where is the tensioner for the serpentine belt on a Saturn?

Answer . \nThe belt tensioner is located below and in front of the power steering pump. It is accessed easiest by taking off the passenger front tire, taking the plastic panels out and looking just in front of and above the alternator. Turn it clockwise to release tension on the belt, NEVER tu ( Full Answer )

Is changing a serpentine belt on a 2002 Saturn sl2 difficult Tools needed and HOW?

No, it is relatively simple but will be easiest if you remove the passenger front tire and remove the splash guards. This will give you the best access to the tensioner pulley, requires a 14mm open end wrench turning clockwise to release tension on the belt. Remove the old belt and install the new ( Full Answer )

2002 Hyundai Accent 1.5L-how do you change the Serpentine belt-how do you relieve the tensioner pulley?

Answer . \nWell, I answered this one myself. The tensioner pulley is not a standard spring loaded tension, it is a manual tension. To loosen the tensioner pulley, you have to loosen the bolt that adjusts the pulley. *THIS IS NOT THE BOLT ON THE PULLEY ITSELF* If you lay on your back next to ( Full Answer )

What is the serpentine belt and Tensioner 300se?

The serpentine belt and the tensioner on a 300 SE motor is part ofthe fan system that controls all of the smaller motors on the frontof the engine. The serpentine belt helps turn the alternator, powersteering pump, water pump, and the fan. The tensioner is a pulleyon this belt that helps to keep the ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve serpentine belt tension on 95 Lincoln Continental?

To relieve serpentine belt tension you need to use a Rachet arm or Breaker bar, the longer the better. (Many parts stores, such as Auto Zone will let you use their special tool made just for this purpose.) Fit the 3/8 square drive tip into a hole in the bracket which is attached to the Tension pulle ( Full Answer )

How do you loosen tension on serpentine belt for 1998 F150?

Use a 1/2" socket wrench. From underneath the truck, put the 1/2" drive into the front of the tensioner pulley and rotate the tensioner in a downward direction to loosen the tension. If you want to remove the serpentine belt, slide the belt off one of the pulleys with your other hand. Be careful not ( Full Answer )

What pulley is the tensioner on a serpentine belt?

I am not sure what year vehicle you are talking about, but the tensioner should be located towards the top of the engine. You will need a serpentine belt tool kit in order to replace it because I just replaced mine and it kind of a pain with the tool. Located near the RF tire, there is one large pul ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve the tension on serpentine belt in a 1990 Corsica 3.1 Lt?

there's a spring loaded tension-er on the right side of the engine.. look at your belt diagram on your engine and you'll see the belt tension-er looking like it's pointing to the northeast of the little diagram... the easiest way to relieve the pressure is get a crowbar, pull up on the tension-er u ( Full Answer )

Where is a serpentine belt routing diagram for a 1994 ford F150?

I need a diagram for a serpentine belt for a 1994 f150 with 5.0 engine I need a diagram for a serpentine belt for a 1994 f150 with 5.0 engine There should be a sticker near radiator shroud that has belt routing. If not stick the belt down past the right side of fan/water pump .put belt on crank pul ( Full Answer )

How do you relieve tension on the serpentine belt of the Ford 150 4.6 V8?

Relieve S erpentine Belt T ension .. Before removing the belt, note its routing around all applicable pulleys for ease of installation. . Using a box end wrench on the tensioner pulley center bolt, rotate the tensioner assembly clockwise. . While holding the tensioner in this position, remove t ( Full Answer )

How do you loosen a sticking serpentine belt tensioner?

If the tensioner is sticking and not keeping pressure, then therecould be a broken spring or a piece rubbing. The tensioner willlikely need to be replaced. If it will not move enough to removethe belt then the belt will need to be cut off.

How do you relieve pressure on a serpentine belt tensioner?

the front of the pulley that the belt rides on will have a square hole in it. you should be able to put either a 3/8 or 1/2 inch ratchet in that hole and pull it one way or the other to take the pressure off. the size of the hole and the direction depends on the vehicle.