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1990 Ford Tempo Question: altnernator belt

 

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Aztek713, Hereford, PA, January 30, 2010, 05:31
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Alternator belt tears 2-3 tmes per week. Had bracket replaced. A/C does not work, would seized condensor cause belt problem? Any other ideas??

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, January 30, 2010, 08:32
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    It sounds like the air conditioning compressor or a belt tensioner is seizing and causing the fan belt to fail.

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    Visitor, December 08, 2010, 04:41

    tension pullley

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