tentioner on 1998 Toyota RAV4

is it there any problem created if tentioner is loose tight

by in El Cerrito, CA on February 02, 2011
2 answers
ANSWER by on February 03, 2011
Too loose and belt slips causing noise because the pulley can't get a good grip on the pulleys. Too tight and the belt will destroy the bearing inside the accessory that is turning. What is your specific problem? Judging by the age of your Toyota, it's due for some major services. Have you been keeping up on them?
ANSWER by on August 24, 2011
Hello yes i have to agree with Hal and also it may make the battery light come on and the steering will become stiff and any other components on that drive belt system will have bearing problems.HAVE A BLESS DAY from DR.RECO.