look at your belt with the engine running (keep your fingers out) the pully on a little arm that bounces is your tensioner.
How do you change the serpentine belt on a 2002 Saturn Vue 6 cyl
You don't tighten a serpentine belt. The tension is controlled by a tensioner. If it is loose, then the belt has stretched and needs replacing.
You don't. Serpentine belts are adjusted by a spring loaded device called a belt tensioner. If you belt is loose, then the tensioner is broken.
I have a95 sl1 saturn with a bad ac compress that rattles and want torerout the serpentine belt off the compress. What is the typical cost and is it worth it?
Should be automatic through the spring loaded belt tensioner
Theres a video demo on you tube detailing how.
Yes, like most modern vehicles, the serpentine belt runs the water pump, power steering, alternator and the air conditioning compressor.
No, an accessory belt is not considered a serpentine belt. However, a serpentine belt is considered a specific type of accessory belt.
u do not adjust belt tensioner if belt is loose, u need to replace belt as tensioner works automatically
You don't, they have a tension pulley that does that automatically. If the belt is too loose, the pulley most likely has to be replaced. Thecommi ::: The serpentine belt is held by tention with a automatic belt tensioner. If the serpentine belt is loose, you will most likely have to replace the entire belt tensioner assembly. the assembly comes with a new pully.
Powe stering belt (aka serpentine belt) is tightened with a belt tensioner. A new tensioner is needed if the belt is loose or a new belt
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If you're certain that the sound is from the serpentine belt you should check the belt tensioner. A weak tensioner spring will result in slipping and a noisy belt.
Honda Man'sThere is no manual way to tighten the belt. The serpentine belt tensioner is spring loaded and requires no adjustment. If the belt is too loose replacing the belt tensioner will be required. it should tighten automaticly,you may need to replace the tensioner
Check around the hood and fenders, there is usually a label with the diagram
The serpentine belt would be the same as the accessory drive belt.
Serpentine Belt Diagram ML320
Raise up on the tensoiner and remove the belt then replace it using the schematic on the fan shroud or in the owners manual.
the tensionjer is a spring tensioner so if it is to low and not holding tension on the belt you need a new tensioner
Please visit my BIO page for a visual referance to the routing of the serpentine belt. You will need to obtain a Serpentine belt tool along with a 14mm Crows foot, usually included in the serpentine belt tool kit. releave the tension on the belt by rotating the belt tensioner, remove the belt. installation is reverse of removal. keep in mind to watch to make sure the belt is on all pullys correctly before starting.
Serpentine belt, no. Timing belt, good chance yes.
If the alternator belt is the same belt as the other accessories, yes.
The serpentine belt is held by tention with a automatic belt tensioner. If the serpentine belt is loose, you will most likely have to replace the entire belt tensioner assembly. the assembly comes with a new pully. Please visit my bio for a link to my Saturn help site for pictures of the assembly.