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u need to relaese tension on the tension pulley. this is usually done with a long socket wrench handle. when u release tension and remove belt you then release tension on pulley until you have routed new belt . you then move tension pulley again until you can put belt on it, then release pulley and it will automatically provide correct tension

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Q: What do you need to loosen to change the serpentine belt on a 4 cylinder 1998 jeep wrangler?
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