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Something is out of alignment. TAke it to a garage and find out what it is.

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Q: Why do serpentine belts tend to squeak?
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Which types of belts are used in cars?

There are "v" belts, "serpentine" belts and "timing" belts.

What happens when coolant gets on the serpentine belt?

It will squeak

How do you determine what is squeeking in the serpentine belt path on a ford mustang?

Almost impossible without a lot of work. Just get rid of the squeak by spraying all belts and pullies with belt dressing.

Do cars have more than one type of belts?

Yes, there are "v" belts, "serpentine" belts and "timing" belts.

Why do my belts squeak after it rains?

Probably due to slipping when they get wet. Your belts might need to be changed.

How do you change serpentine belt 1996 Mitsubishi galant?

what engine size? 2.0 soc does not have serpentine belts,has 2 serpentine timng belts. need engine size to help more.

Serpentine or v belt for 99 dodge stratus?

It has 2 serpentine belts.

What makes the pulleys squeak on 1996 Pontiac sunfire?

This is almost always caused by worn drive belts. Replace all the belts at the same time. If it has a serpentine belt, then replace it. Be sure and check the idler pulley to make sure the squeak is not coming from the idler pulley itself. Another possibility is a bad alternator, water pump, or power steering pump. Check them all.

Why does a serpentine belt squeak?

because it's slipping. tension or replace.

Where can someone go to purchase serpentine belts?

Serpentine belts for cars may be purchased from auto parts stores like Auto Zone, while serpentine belts for vacuum cleaners may be found at stores like Bed Bath & Beyond. Businesses that service vehicles, such as Express Lube and Chicagoland Jiffy Lube, may also replace old serpentine belts.

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Why does your serpentine belt squeak when you turn your 1998 Dodge avenger on?

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How do you change the serpentine belt on a 2.4L - 2001 Kia Optima?

That is not true, there are 2 belts, one to power alt-water pump and one to power ac-power steering. They are both serpentine belts. There is no Serpentine belt on a 2.4 liter optima, there are 3 drive belts only

How many serpentine belts are on a 1994 Chrysler lhs?

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Should serpentine belts be hot to the touch?

yes the serpentine belt will be hot after running engine

Where can you find a serpentine belt diagram for a 1976 Chevy Nova?

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Does a Chrysler Voyager have a serpentine drive belt?

Depends on year and engine. Any after 1996 have serpentine belts.

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all new cars have serpentine belts for the most part.

How many belts does a dodge neon have?

Three: A timing belt and two serpentine belts. The timing belt drives the water pump and camshaft The serpentine belts drive the power steering, ac, and alternator.

How do you change a serpentine belt on a 1992 Toyota Paseo?

This car doesn't have a serpentine belt. It has 2 drive belts.

What belts does it have to have replaced?

Depending on how many miles are on your vehicle. If you have 35k or more you need to replace your serpentine belt or all of your accessory belts. And if you have 89k or more you need to replace your serpentine or accessory belts and your timing belt.

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When you play higher, you tend to pinch the reed, which make the saxophone squeak .

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