Serpentine Belt Problems?

Answer A serpentine belt is prone to wear and fail just like any other part in your vehicle. Driven by the crankshaft pulley, this belt runs the water pump, alternator, air conditioning compressor and pow... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Serpentine Belt Problems

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 »

How to Put a Serpentine Belt on a Car?

A sign that a vehicle's serpentine belt needs changing is a squeal from under the hood that progressively gets worse. A serpentine belt's purpose is to drive accessories installed on a car engine, ... Read More »

How to Replace a Serpentine Belt on a '90 SR5?

Replacing the serpentine belt in a 1990 Toyota SR5 truck will only take a few minutes, as the truck requires one belt to power all the components on the truck. The serpentine belt runs along the po... Read More »

Definition of Serpentine Belt?

A serpentine belt is a long rubber belt used in automobiles to power the vehicle's auxiliary systems. The serpentine belt uses torque from the engine's drive shaft to pull the belt through a system... Read More »