Serpentine Belt Troubleshooting?

Answer Serpentine belts snake along an onset pulley system. They became widely popular in the early 1980s, replacing the old multiple V-belt systems that employed offset pulleys powered by the engine cran... Read More »

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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 Do I Install a Serpentine Belt in My Car?

A car's serpentine belt wind its way through the engine, providing power to several different parts at once. Replacing the belt requires threading the belt correctly and adjusting the belt tension.

How to Replace RX 300 Serpentine Belt?

The serpentine belt on a Lexus RX 300 allows the front engine accessories to turn in harmony, keeping them all in line. The belt is made of rubber, and over time it can stretch out a bit, eventuall... Read More »