How to Adjust a Belt Tensioner?

Answer There are a few different ways to adjust the drive belt or V-belt tension in a vehicle. The most popular used nowadays is a serpentine belt that connects to and activates every pulley in the engine... Read More »

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How to Adjust an Automatic Belt Tensioner?

An automatic belt tensioner is spring loaded in order to naturally apply the proper amount of tension to the serpentine belt, which winds through the engine pulleys and is used to power multiple pe... Read More »

How to Adjust an Alternator Belt Tensioner?

Your car's alternator belt will stretch over time; eventually, it will start to slip. This condition can mean your alternator is not producing the right amount of electricity to power your car's el... Read More »

How to Adjust a Jeep Belt Tensioner?

Adjusting the serpentine belt on your Jeep is a quick process. The serpentine belt is located the front of the engine. The belt loops around all the accessories on the engine. Serpentine belts even... Read More »

How to Adjust a Belt Tensioner on a Toro Walk-Behind?

Toro walk-behind mowers use a rubber drive belt to propel the wheels. The mower has a tensioner adjustment mechanism to ensure the belt remains tight on the drive wheel and pulley assembly. A loose... Read More »