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1993 GMC Vandura 2500 Question: fan clutch and fan belt removel

 

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tribe, 5.0L V8, Salem, OR, May 06, 2011, 11:27
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im changing water pump,i cant remove the fan clutch,i have removed the 4 bolts holding fan to clutch do i have to un do the 4 bolts to the pully on waterpump first? how do i loosen tension on my belt, there is a adjustment bolt that says load one way do i loosen that

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    May 13, 2011, 15:52
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    You have to remove the belt by pulling back on the tensioner and slipping the belt off. You need to remove the fan and clutch together with the fan shroud and then remove the water pump. If the tensioner is glitchy at all, you need to replace it.

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