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Drive Belt Tensioner Pulley

Auto Systems and Repair

In order to keep proper belt tension, the drive belt tensioner pushes the drive belt tensioner pulley against the drive belt.

Symptoms of Wear or Failure

  • Grinding, growling, or squeaking type noise from drive belt area
  • The drive belt will not stay on

Related Repair Advice

  • The tensioner idler pulley should always be inspected when the drive belt or the tensioner is replaced
  • In some cases, the tensioner pulley can be replaced separately from the tensioner

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