How to Install the Belt Tensioner on the 1988 Chevrolet S-10?

Answer The belt tensioner on the 1988 Chevrolet S-10 is a device that holds the proper amount of tension on the belt while the belt is traveling around each accessory pulley.The tensioner is a spring-load... Read More »

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How to Tighten the Timing Belt Tensioner on a 1988 VW Scirocco 16V?

If you have to tighten the timing belt tensioner on a 1988 VW Scirocco 16V engine, you should also replace the timing belt since the same amount of labor is required for both jobs. The Scirocco use... Read More »

How to Install a New Belt Tensioner With Pulley for Serpentine Belt on Plymouth Voyager V6 Mid 1990 Early 2000 Years?

Typical serpentine belt...Over time, the "spring in the tensioner" wears out, weakens and the serpentine belt wears, stretches and may slip; it may come off in rain or in water puddles or may cause... Read More »

Does a 1988 chevrolet corsica have a timing belt?

A 1988 Chevrolet Corsica does not have a timing belt, but it does have a timing chain, which serves the same crucial purpose: opening and closing the engine's valves with the proper timing. Timing ... Read More »

How to Install a Belt Tensioner?

The belt tensioner on any engine serves two purposes. Keeping the belt tight inside of each accessory pulley and guiding the belt underneath the tensioner pulley. Most all belt tensioners are sprin... Read More »