Begin by removing the serpentine belt from your Oldsmobile Cutlass. Remove the tensioner pulley retaining bolt. The retaining bolt will be in the center of the pulley. Reverse the process to install your new belt tensioner.
My 1986 Olds Cutlass Calais doesn't have a serpentine belt. It has a separate alternator belt. How do I change it?
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The serpentine belt is broke or loose. Replace the belt
Begin by loosening the tensioner pulley on your 1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass. Put your serpentine belt around the pulleys. Tighten the serpentine belt with the tensioner pulley.
Remove serpentine belt, remove three bolts ,an 2 wires. The alternator will pull up off the motor to remove. Put new alternator in replace bolts, replace wires, an replace the serpentine belt..
the alternator is located on the upper left hand side of the engine. just follow the belt and you will find it located at the top.that is where mine is.
Remove the power steering hose. Remove the power steering belt. Remove the power steering pump retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new power steering pump on your 1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass.
There should be a diagram there. If not go to an autoparts store and they can find out for you.
There is only 1 way the serpentine belt will go on, there is no alternate way.
steering fluid reservoirunder hood, passenger side, above serpentine belt.
I would say a good thing to buy is a Haynes book from a parts store for your car.
find the tensioner pulley to release the belt. there should be two bolts on the top (one in front, one in rear) and one on the bottom rear ( this one is very tricky to get to).
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The 1990 Buick Century has a timing chain and not a belt. No replacement is necessary.
Insert a 3/8 breaker bar or wrench into the notch on the tensioner and pull upwards (towards back of the car). Then you can change the belt.
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The Oldsmobile Intrigue does not have a timing belt. It uses gears. For cars that do have a timing belt, about 60,000 miles. But remember than some engines don't use one.
You can't, the belt is called a serpentene belt, you have to replace the belt.
I found that when you buy a new belt you can ask the person at the parts counter to print a copy of the routing diagram for you. (advanced autoparts)
loosen the alternator bolts and then push the alternator downward to loosen the one belt and the other belt you have to loosen the power steering pump and push down on it to take the other belt off.
Belt tensioner is not adjustable. Assembly is spring loaded, spring can loose tension. If belt stretches or is too long (wrong part) then .... (There are marks on assembly to indicate proper tension.)
with your hands...