my car started making a loud sound when i turned the key and then smoke belt snapped what could this be?
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1995 Ford Crown Victoria Question: alternater belt
patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, July 19, 2010, 23:06Master
With the belt now off the car I would turn all the pulleys at the front of the engine by hand (engine off off course) and see if the tensioner, alternator air compressor or any other component driven by the fan belt has seized.
Answer #2ridic57 August 02, 2010, 19:12Rookie
froze idler pully, froze AC, froze water, something froze.