How to Tighten a Drive Belt?

Answer The serpentine drive belt wraps around the pulleys on the car's engine and drives the cooling fan, the alternator and numerous other parts, If the tension on your car's belt is not correct, it can ... Read More »

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Instructions on How to Tighten a Drive Belt?

The drive belt -- also referred to as the "fan belt" or "serpentine belt" -- on your vehicle is essentially the device the vehicle uses to transfer the power from the drive shaft to the various oth... Read More »

How to Tighten a Mazda 323 Drive Belt?

Although a reliable and very affordable little car, some components on the Mazda 323 may need replacing over time. The drive belts on your Mazda 323 will inevitably loosen and start to squeal at st... Read More »

How to Tighten a Harley Primary Belt Drive?

As a Harley-Davidson is ridden, the drive belt will naturally begin to relax and loosen. As part of the pre-ride inspection, it is recommend that the belt tension be checked and adjusted if necessa... Read More »

How to Tighten the Drive Belt on a 1999 Dodge Caravan?

The drive belt on the 1999 Dodge Caravan controls the alternator and the air conditioner pump. When the engine is running, the crankshaft turns the drive belt around the alternator and the air cond... Read More »