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