Auto Systems and Repair: Serpentine Belt

The serpentine belt is a modern, more efficient replacement for the earlier "V" belt design. The name serpentine describes the path of the flexible belt—it goes over and around multiple pulleys. This belt has its own tensioner and requires regular inspection and maintenance.

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