how do you route the alternator and ac belt on a 2001 Mitsubishi eclipse
The alternator is driven by a drive belt or a serpentine belt. Follow the route of the belt and you will find the alternator.
Follow the route of the serpentine belt. It drives the alternator.
You will need to loosen the alternator belt with the tensioner pulley. When the tensioner pulley is loose the alternator belt will become loose. Put the new alternator belt on and tighten the tensioner pulley.
How to route Ford Fiesta 1998 Zetec alternator belt
Begin by removing the alternator belt. Remove the wiring harness from the back of your alternator. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install your new Cadillac alternator.
Loosen the alternator tensioner bolt. The alternator belt will become loose. Remove the alternator belt. Put the new alternator belt on and reverse the process.
alternator drive belt?
your water pump and or alternator is frozen ( broken )
Yes, I know of no engine where the alternator is driven by the cam belt. The alternator is driven by a drive belt or serpentine belt.
Go to a dealer and pay a boatload of money.
its really simple... the belt goes around the crankshaft pulley, then it goes over the water pump and around the alternator.
If the alternator belt is the same belt as the other accessories, yes.
Loosen the tensioner pulley. The alternator belt will come loose. Remove the alternator belt. Put the new alternator belt on and tighten the tensioner pulley.
Begin by removing the alternator tensioner bolt. Slide the alternator to the left. Remove the alternator belt. Reverse the process to install the new alternator belt.
Loosen all the bolts on the alternator and push down on the alternator and the belt will be loose and you can take it off, to reinstall you put new belt around the water pump and crank pulleys and then put it over the alternator pulley and pull up on the alternator and tighten the bolts back up and you should have a 1/2 " play in the belt when you push down on it, if you have more than that you need to unloosen alternator bolts again and pry the alternator up with a large screwdriver and re-tighten the bolts again and recheck.
The 93 Acclaim has a serpentine belt. The tensioner below the alternator is what keeps the tension. If you have not tension I would replace the belt first and then check the tensioner.
The alternator belt on a 1994 Eclipse is replaced by loosening the alternator bolts, moving the alternator downward, and slipping the belt off. A new belt is then routed around the other accessories, placed on the alternator, and the bolts tightened.
You will need to loosen the alternator tensioner bolt. Slide the alternator to the left to loosen the alternator belt. Take the alternator belt off and reverse the process to install the new alternator belt.
No, not an alternator itself. A slipping belt driving the alternator and the water pump could though.
Loosen the tensioner bolt on your alternator. Slide the alternator to the left. Remove the alternator belt. Put the new alternator belt on and tighten the tensioner bolt.
You have to remove the power steering belt and the AC belt to remove the alternator belt.
BeltsYes, you must remove all of the belts to replace the alternator belt. The compressor belt first, then the power steering belt then the alternator belt.
Alternator belt would be the serpentine belt.. the big one that goes around all the crap... The only other belt should be around the timing... and that should be covered by plastic.....