if you have to ask how to replace the belt you should not open the hood take it to a shop
My alternator stopped recharging my battery but I can't take the tension off my serpentine belt to put my alternator back on.
Take pressure off belt tensioner and belt should slide off pulleys
The belt tensioner should have a single mounting bolt. After removing the serpentine belt, the bolt can be removed to take the tensioner off.
How long will it take to replace a belt tensioner unit and serpentine belt in a lexus 1996 sc300?
yoh can cut it of but you have to take the cover of and go one pully at a time
Loosen the tensioner pulley on your 1992 Buick LeSabre. Take the serpentine belt off. Put the new serpentine belt on and tighten it down with the tensioner pulley.
Loosen the tensioner pulley on your 2001 Chevy Impala. The serpentine belt will become loose. Take the old belt off and put the new belt on. Tighten the new serpentine belt with the tensioner pulley.
Take the passenger side tire off and remove the splash guards... should be easy from there
Take the serpentine belt off and then take the crankshaft pulley off and you will need a puller to get the balancer off the crank.
I changed mine for only 40 Dollars when I bought the belt at Napa Auto Parts.Just take it off and take it to Napa and they will find the one you need for your Cadillac.
you have to take that bottom radiator hose off to replace it
Take off fan shroud and fan. Loosen belt tensioner. When you take of belt remember how it went on and just replace.
To change the serpentine belt on a 1988 Mercury Cougar, first take a picture of how the old belt is put on. Then, loosen the nut on the tension pulley and remove the old belt. Use the picture to route the serpentine belt in the same pattern as before. Tighten up the nut on the tension pulley.
Take a look at the pulleys that the belt touches and see if one of them is not "true."
When routing a new serpentine belt, make note of how the old belt was routed. Take a picture of the belt routing if possible. Also most cars have a sticker under the hood with the routing on it.
The ac belt will need to have the tensioner to take the belt off. The serpentine belt is in front of the compressor belt and will have to be removed first.
how to take off old serpentine belt and insall new belt how to take off old serpentine belt and install new belt need help first u need to loosen the engine mount located in the passenger side close the coolant refil container . before u do that make sure that the engine supported by the jack and awood block.
Disconnect the battery.Remove the serpentine belt.Take off the wires on the back of the alternator.Unbolt the alternator from the engine bracket.
Look on the back side of the serpentine belt (the side of the belt with the ribs). If any of the ribs are cracked the belt should be replaced. Take a look at the physical condition. If it is cracked on the inside (groove or V side) it needs to be replaced.
On the left side of the engine standing in front, you should see bracket with a square hole. That hole should be the right size to fit a ratchet with a cheater bar. You can even buy a serpentine belt change kit, but a regular ratchet will work. Pull the tension off the belt, and take old belt off. Check the diagram to see how the new belt goes on. A real easy job.
First you take the old belt off, and then you put the new belt on!!
Only about 10 minutes providing you still have the routing diagram attached to the engine compartment and a tool for the tensioner on hand.
it depends on what belt it is worse if it is the alternater belt and a pain in the butt if its timing the serpentine belt goes on the front 2 pullys from the top pully you take the belt down and you will se a smooth pully the back side of the belt hits that and goes on the back pully (this is all on the passenger side) alternater belts go behind the serpentine belt and timing belts are in the engine the dots represent the belt its hard to read but it is the best i can do the larger 0 are the main pullys the smaller o is the smooth pully .
the easyiest way to change it would be to buy the belt then take it to the ford dealer ship and have them put it on