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2000 Stratus 2.4l
Can the Serpentine belt be replaced w/o going to the A/C compressor? What size belt would be needed?
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2000 Stratus 2.4l Can the Serpentine belt be replaced w/o going to the A/C compressor? What size belt would be needed?
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I need a picture of the tentionor. Also my alternater is shot, what is the serpentine belt. and also i would like to know the mpg, tank size, max gross weight and how do i go about changing the fan belt
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LET CAR BE COOL\015\012YOU WILL NEED ANEW BELT, OF COURSE.\015\012TOOLS: \015\012APPROPIATE CUBES AND RATCHED SET. AND AN ADDAPTOR TO FIX RATHED TO THE SQUARE HOLE IN TENSIONER PULLEY.\015\012REMOVE UPPER SIDE OF FAN COVER (YOU WILL CHECK PRINTED IN ... 1994 Chevrolet Caprice Classic
From the list i posted in my previous question, the volve service does include replacement of spark plug and serpentine belt, rotate tires. I am not sure if I need to replace all that at 66000 miles. I know i need someone to look at my exterior lighting I had few bulb failures and I could not put all the parts back properly. Do I need to go a volvo dealer? they are charging me $525+ for every 30000 miles service. how much do spark plug and serpintine belt cost? I have 66000 miles and i have no
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What size engine and which serpentine belt do I need for my 1994 Plymouth Voyager 10th Year Special Edition SE? How do I locate the belt? The van makes such a racket that I can't take it in traffic without getting people rolling down windows to yell at my vehicle. When I go online to order, I see three sizes of engine. There seems to be as many as six choices of the serpentine belt. Can I locate the information somewhere on my van's engine? Is there a service manual, with graphics, available for
Year make model and production date. Go auto zone ore one those kinds places they should be able to get the correct one Look the belt see if there number on the inside.Here Best thing buy all 3 belts at auto zone take back the ones that arent t ... 1994 Plymouth Voyager
I need instructions and a diagram to bypass the ac pulley when replacing the serpentine belt in a 2001 ford taurus.The belt broke, due to age and a frozen ac pulley. I need to know what size belt I will need and how to put the belt on.
Simple trick provided you can do this by running some twine around your pulleys allowing for1-2 inches less for slack adjuster an that will pretty close.or they may have for that system without ac meaning the condenser unit. ... 2001 Ford Taurus
I have a 1995 cadillac concours deville with a northstar engine and I replaced my serpentine belt, after I replaced it, it was still loose and I tightened it as tight as I could. The belt was the right size, so I figured it was slipping because I didn't clean the pulleys. So I scrubbed the pulleys,bought a new belt, put the new belt on and it was still loose. Do u think I need to replace my tensioner? Or is there a way I can adjust my tensioner?
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This is a very touchy issue if someone were to get into an accident and they did not replace everything they just mentioned they could be sued for millions and they would lose. NO reputable shop would do this job without replacing the pretensioners a ... Lexus SC 300
I have a 2003 dodge stratus engine studdered so I pulled over turned car off the on and car ran fine but now the engine light is on and error code reads p0016 this has been going on for a year and we would just turn the car off and it would start back up and go just fine and the engine light would go out after it sat for a night. well it did not run fine this last time so we just replaced timing belt and water pump crank and cam shaft sensors car was running fine and then we started it after sho
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I have 2006 Dodge Stratus 4 cycl. It died on me while i was driving and wouldn't start back up. i had a mechanic check it out and he said it was the timing belt but he couldn't tell me for sure if replacing the timing belt would fix the problem or if i would need a new motor. would it be woth it to fix it or to get get a new car(that i can't afford)???? how much wouldthis cost??? the mechanic mentioned changing the timing belt, head job, or new motor...
The problem is that it depends on the mileage and the condition of the car and if it was kept up, the timing belt is what keeps the top and bottom of the motor in time, when the belt breaks the pistons come up and hit and bend the valves because the ... Dodge Stratus
1997 Nissan Altima 2.4L serpentine belt and ac belt replacement. How do I do this? I have removed the damaged alternator and have a replacement along with the belts but cannot see the belts well. Do I need to remove the ac unit also or is there an idler that gets moved? I cannot raise the car, so can all of this be done above the engine? Would it be better to tow it to a garage and pay to have it done?
There is an idler pully for the AC belt and im sorry this will have to be done from underneath the car because the idler pulley is on the very bottem. if you can jack it up. and put some stands underneath and it should be no problem. refer to this li ... 1995 Nissan Altima
Tech says serpentine belt needed to be replaced. after changing the belt 2 more times, still cannot use air conditioner or defrost due to loud squealing from belt and it pulls power down from alternator. tension adjusted several times. upon starting the motor, it still squeals for a bit before it quits. I have been told it is probably the compressor going out but if this is the case, why is the thing squealing upon start up when the compressor is not running. what is going on with this?
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My 2001 alero has been making a whining pitch somewhere near the serpentine belt. I have had the belt the tension rod, alternator, and water pump pulley replaced . It is still making the same noise. I took it to the local college on town ( got too expensive to keep going to a mechanic) the class and instructor were gone and I was supposed to get my car back that day. It looked like all it needed was the the belt put on as the water pump pulley and alternator had been replaced. Well it sounds hor
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I need to change my front and back shocks on my 1999 chevy blazer 4.3 4x4 and the bolts are pretty rusted so I want to go out and buy some new one's before I replace the old shocks in case I bust one, and I don't have an owner's manual to tell me what size of bolts I need to buy to do this. So could you to me what size I would need to get for the front and back shocks?
If you call the dealer they may tell you the bolt size or they would get them for you. Probably wouldn't be too expensive and you would have the right size and grade. ... 1999 Chevrolet Blazer
I have a 1995 Buick Lesabre 3800 6 cyl. and I am wondering if I can bypass the ac compressor with a smaller belt and what size belt would work. I do know you can get a pulley to go into the place of the Compressor, but can you just get a smaller belt?? This seem like it would be easier for me to do myself for a quick fix. I don't need the ac this winter anyway. Thanks....
Just had this exact same problem with my car. Sears Automotive said that it may just be simpler to get a smaller belt and bypass the compressor. Talked to someone at another store and they suggested the same thing instead of spending a ton of money t ... 1995 Buick LeSabre
Would I need to replace anything else besides my harmonic balancer? My car makes a whining noise while in idle.The harmonic balancer seems to be spinning, but the serpentine belt does not move.
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I have a 2000 nissan sentra my harmonic balance is bad according to a autozone person it moves when the car is on and he told me it needs to be replaced because it has play i need to replace and find out were to buy that peace it also making a wierd rubbing noise like if the belt would hit a plastic cover or somthing like that its a lil hard to discribe and gets louder as my rpms go higher if any one could help please let me know i return the favor my car is a 2000 nissan sentra 1.8 liter w
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Ford focus 2001 zx3 107xxx. I have replaced the spark plugs, wire set, fuel filter,fuel injectors,timing belt,valve cover,throttle, motor mounts, vacumm leak. Car felt rough after the vacumm leak hose was replaced so I did the wire set wich I needed but still the same and shakes a little with a rattle notice when stopped or air is on. Now I'm told to change the serpentine belt and idler pulley along with steering fluid. Would that do it ? Any other suggestions ?
It appears that you have done everything except have the fault codes read. Try doing that and see what sensor is not working. ... Cars & Trucks
Need to bypass the A/c compressor. What size serpentine belt would I need and how would I route it?
Buy a bypass pulley from rockauto.com. $30 ... 2002 Ford Taurus
Have a 1996 buick lesabre 1800 engine. The serpentine belt was replaced recently. Drove it the other day with the AC running. Shut it down in the driveway before turning off the engine. Later on went to go somewhere, started the car and went to back up but had no sterring and a few idiot lights came on. Pulled back in, open hood found the serpentine belt snapped. A friend came over to help with a new one but we found the AC pump would not turn by hand...Does this mean the pump has freezed up and
Yes the pump should turn freely it could be the output shaft bearing or the compressor is out of oil. the best bet is to get a belt that will fit everything but the air compressor this will give you time to find the money to replace the pump and repa ... 1996 Buick LeSabre
I have a 98 Mazda Millenia i need to replace the belt that goes on the alternator there are 3 pullys that are missing a belt (cause it came off as i was driving) and i cant find a diagram anywhere online of how the belt goes back on. i would also like a diagram for the serpentine belt too
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I need to replace a serpentine belt on a 2001 GMC sierra 4.8L. I see the belt tensioner for the AC belt, but the tensioner for the main belt is less obvious. There is an idler pulley but it does not look like it would untension.
It is decieving. if the tensioner has an extension of about two inches from the base, it takes a 15 mm to lift it, be easy, make sure the wrench is not going to touch anything as you release it after taking the belt off ... 2001 GMC Sierra 1500HD