No. You need to replace the tensioner.
No you can not. You need to replace the tensioner.
LOOK! It is right there applying tension to the belt. If you can't find it, then you have no business attempting to replace it.
its simple on the v8 loosen the tensioner and pull off the belt.. to replace if you dont have a belt routing diagram buy your belt from a napa store and they should be able to give you a diagram
Disconnect the battery. Rotate the belt tensioner to release the belt. Have a helper remove the belt while holding the tensioner. Replace the belt, putting the new one on over the pulleys in the same direction. The tensioner can now be released.
Where is the belt tensioner on a ford 2003 f350 6l diesel? i need to loosen so that i can replace the alternater
You can't, the belt is called a serpentene belt, you have to replace the belt.
Automatic tensioner- no adjustment required, or provided. If the tensioner is out of limits, replace the tensioner.
It uses a spring loaded belt tensioner. The tensioner is autmatically set. IF there is not enough tension, then replace the tensioner. The belt may be stretched and need replacment however.
Tensioner should be removable and replaceable by single mounting bolt are you referring to the belt tensioner on engine?if so. remove tensioner,buy a new one, and replace. this is not a big job. you will also need to replace belt at same time
* To replace the belt rotate the tensioner counterclockwise on V6 models or clockwise on V8 models to relieve the tension on the belt * Remove the belt from the auxiliary components
To re-install a belt tensioner for a 1987 Ford Taurus, tighten the bolt when the tensioner pulley is holding the serpentine belt tight. The belt tensioner sits in a slot and can be adjusted to hold the belt tight.
there are two tensioners, the serpentine tensioner and the timing belt tensioner. the timing belt tensioner is behind the timing belt cover ;)
Loosen the tensioner pulley. Slide the tensioner pulley to the right. The serpentine belt will come loose and can be removed. Reverse the process to install the new belt.
Use a breaker bar in the belt tensioner to relax tension and then remove/replace belt
where is the tensioner for the serpentine belt on a 2004 ford ranger
Remove beltUnbolt tensioner and remove
You have to unscrew the tensioner bolt and remove the serpentine belt first, then change the pulley and replace the belt.You have to unscrew the tensioner bolt and remove the serpentine belt first, then change the pulley and replace the belt.
The 3.9 liter DOHC - V8 uses timing CHAINS
u do not adjust belt tensioner if belt is loose, u need to replace belt as tensioner works automatically
Worn belt or belt that has stretched to the point the tensioner cannot keep the proper tension. The tensioner can also be defective. Replace the belt and the tensioner.
How do i change my Serpentine belt on my 2000 Ford F250 Lariat Ext Cab 4x4 V10?
The tensioner has a spring in it that provides the correct tension for the belt. If it is too loose, replace the tensioner.
By locating and loosening the 'tensioner' for that belt, if the alternator mount does not include a tensioner.
basic answer disconnect battery use 11/16 or whatever size wrench with prybar on belt tensioner pulley to get belt off then disconnect everything when putting back together put belt on the pulley last theres no grove its easier that way