The tensioner is usually the problem and/or not using a quality belt.
You can change the serpentine belt on your Chevrolet trailblazer, by loosening the tensioner pulley. With the loosened tensioner pulley the belt will come off easily. Tighten the new belt with the tensioner pulley.
How long will it take to replace a belt tensioner unit and serpentine belt in a lexus 1996 sc300?
Open the hood and look. If it has a serpentine belt there is a tensioner.
You should not have to. There is a belt tensioner that keeps the belt tight. If the belt needs to be tightened, you probably need a new tensioner, or you have the wrong size belt.
You can relieve the tension on your 1994 Mitsubishi Gallant belt by loosening the tensioner pulley. The tensioner pulley can be loosened by turning the retaining bolt to the left.
loosen the tensioner bracket, remove old belt. replace with new belt. tighten with tensioner. job complete!
there is no way to tighten your belt it has an automatic belt tensioner if it is making noise it may be the tensioner or the belt also check to see if it routed correctly
Use a 1/2 or 3/8 breaker bar to relieve tension on belt tensioner to remove and replace belt - the automatic belt tensioner is the only adjustment
Well, on my 91 you have to move the belt tensioner off the belt by placing a 14mm wrench on the nut and move the tensioner off the belt. Remove the belt, release tensioner. Re-install in reverse order. Hope that helps.
First, remove the coolant tank, then the belt. Unscrew the one bolt holding the tensioner in place. Installation is the reverse...
There is no Timing Belt. It has a Timing Chain ,, inside the Engine.
Rotate the drivebelt tensioner to release the tension on the belt and remove.
Take the belt back off, then try to bolt the tensioner on.
usually you don't. Use a socket wrench with an extra long handle or "breaker bar". Turn in the direction indicated on the tensioner, and the tensioner will move enough for you to remove the belt. Once the belt is off, you can remove the tensioner if you have to.
Remove the belt, then remove the bolt in the center of the spring tensioner with a 15mm wrench, install new one
even with the tensioner loosened all the way i still cannot get the belt on. Any suggestions on how to get the belt on?
You can change the alternator belt, on your 1994 General Motors vehicle, by loosening the tensioner pulley. The loosened the tensioner pulley will create slack in the belt. Remove the belt and replace with a new belt.
I think it is the same as my 98 and you put a wrench on the bolt at the center of the tensioner pulley and push away from the belt.
The procedure for changing the tensioner is to first remove the belt. Remove the two bolts holding the tensioner to the engine block. This may require you to remove the bolts through the wheel well, via the access hole in the firewall. Once the bolts are removed, change out the new tensioner for the old one, and repeat the process in reverse.
Remove belt If you are just changing the wheel--it is "left handed thread"
Put the serpentine belt on to the pulleys of your 1994 Chevy engine. Tighten a serpentine belt with the tensioner pulley.
I can send the instructions to you by mail
remove your fan shroud then losen the tensioner and remove your belt.