How to Replace a 5.2L Tensioner?

Answer The V8 engine used in the Dodge series trucks is a 5.2-liter engine. The tensioner pulley on a 5.2-liter engine is located in the middle of the engine below the alternator. When the tensioner pulle... Read More »

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How to Replace a Tensioner Pulley?

A tensioner pulley on most newer cars -- from the mid 1980s to present -- is actually part of a two-piece component called the automatic belt tensioner. The tensioner's job is to apply the correct ... Read More »

How to Replace the Tensioner on a Toyota Rav 4?

The tensioner belt on a Toyota RAV4 is located in the center of the engine and is used to keep the serpentine belt tight. A faulty tensioner pulley will not allow the belt to stay tight around the ... Read More »

How to Replace a Tensioner Belt?

A tensioner belt is also called a serpentine belt. The serpentine belt is designed to fit inside of each accessory pulley. The belt is made up of ribs on the inside of the belt that travel inside o... Read More »

How to Replace a GM Tensioner Pulley?

The tensioner pulley in a GM automobile keeps tension on the serpentine belt. As the belt gets older, a spring connected to the tensioner arm pulls down on the arm and subsequently the pulley. This... Read More »