How to Change the Belt Tensioner on 2.2-Liter Olds Alero?

Answer The Oldsmobile Alero model vehicles that came with the 2.2-liter engines were manufactured between 1999 and 2004 by General Motors. The 2.2 engine came equipped with a serpentine belt that operates... Read More »

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How to Change the Oil in a 2002 Olds Alero?

Since the late 1980s, car buyers have labeled Oldsmobile as an unexciting brand tuned more towards older buyers. In 1999, Oldsmobile tried to attract new buyers by releasing a more compact and styl... Read More »

How to Change the Belt Tensioner on a 98 Jag?

The belt tensioner on the 1998 Jaguar is a two-piece component that keeps the serpentine belt tightened to the proper tension at all times. The belt tensioner is made up of a spring-loaded arm and ... Read More »

How to Change a Belt Tensioner on a GM Vortec 5.3?

The 5.3 Vortec V-8 engine is standard on the larger GMC trucks. The front engine accessories on the Vortec engine are operated by a single multi-ribbed serpentine belt. The single belt is designed ... Read More »

How to Change the Belt Tensioner in an S-10 Pickup?

The serpentine belt on the front of the 4.3-liter engine in your Chevy S10 uses a belt tensioner to apply the correct amount of tension on the drive belt. The tensioner uses a spring in the body of... Read More »