How to Stop a Slipping Drive Belt?

Answer Most automobiles use an idler pulley to maintain pressure on the drive belt. Over time, the belt stretches and the idler pulley runs out of travel and no longer maintains proper tension on the driv... Read More »

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How to Stop the Belt From Slipping on the Pulley in a 1985 Trans Am?

A slipping belt will squeal and cause loss of power to belt-driven accessories like power steering, air conditioning, and the water pump. So, it's important to stop belts from slipping in vehicles ... Read More »

How to Fix a Slipping Fan Belt?

That squealing sound when you start your car or rev the engine is a slipping fan belt. Besides being irritating, it could also cause more serious problems that will prevent you from driving the car... Read More »

My Toro Wheel Horse 267 H Transmission or Belt Is Slipping?

The Toro Wheel Horse 267 H is a riding lawn mower that relies on the proper operation of its pulley and drive belt to avoid potential issues when transmission "slipping." Transmission slipping occu... Read More »

How to Stop the Clutch from Slipping in an RC Car?

Remote-control vehicles, whether cars or trucks, run on a variety of surfaces. Whether asphalt, dirt, gravel or "blue groove" surfaces, the slipper clutch in an RC vehicle must be set to allow a ce... Read More »