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2003 Saturn L300 Question: drivebelt replacement

 

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hmpadilla, 6 Cylinder, Gilbert, AZ, May 17, 2009, 11:50
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hi trying to replace drivebelt.it is routed properly but even with the tensioner moved all the way,i'm still about an inch shy of getting it to fit help

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    hemicuda May 18, 2009, 10:50
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    Sounds like the parts store gave you the wrong belt http://www.autozone.com/autozone/ Autozone has a repair guide available online and its free just sign up and put in your vehicles info and click on engine mechanical

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    ANALyst, September 04, 2010, 15:46
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    As "hemicuda" said: maybe you got the "wrong belt". How close does the new "wrong belt" match up to the old belt? Many auto parts stores buy parts from off-shore manufacturers which may be made to less stringent tolerences than OEMs. A very well known example is that of brake discs.

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