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Chevrolet S10 Serpentine Belt Tensioner May Fail

Chevrolet S10 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

Engines Affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder, 4.3L V6

Average Mileage: 114,834 mi (67,000 mi - 170,000 mi)


The serpentine belt tensioner can fail; it may become noisy and/or the belt may jump off. Replacement of the failed tensioner will be necessary.

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