How to Remove an Idler Pulley From a 1997 Ford F150?

Answer The 1997 was the first year of a new era for the F-150. Gone was the old-style boxy F-150 of old and in came an all new rounded body style. Also new on the 1997 F-150 was a base level 4.2-liter V-6... Read More »

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How to Remove the Idler Pulley From a 1993 Ford Taurus?

Removing an idler pulley from a 1993 Ford Taurus may be necessary if the idler pulley suffers a bearing failure. The idler pulley's sole purpose is to deflect the path of the serpentine drive belt ... Read More »

How to Replace an Idler Pulley on a 1997 Ford Explorer?

The idler pulley on a 1997 Ford Explorer deflects the serpentine belt as it passes from one engine accessory pulley to another. The pulley, which has no other purpose, is the only one in the system... Read More »

How to Change an Idler Tensioner Pulley on a 1997 Ford Taurus?

Most newer vehicles(1990 and up) use a tensioner pulley to tighten the serpentine belt. Over time, the bearing on the pulley wears out and starts to whine and cause a rough idle. This is an easy jo... Read More »

How to Remove an Idler Pulley on a 1997 Dodge Caravan?

The idler pulley mounted on the engine of a 1997 Dodge Caravan provides a path for the serpentine belt and keeps tension on the accessories that run off of the belt. If the idler pulley freezes, th... Read More »