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1999 Ford Taurus Question: Why is the belt shredding.

 

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debbieo2005, Prairieville, LA, January 20, 2013, 05:36
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We changed the power steering pully,and the water pump. The Idler pully looks like it's at a angle to the engine and the belt walks then shreades. We have a wreaked 2004 Taurus for parts. Should I change the A/C clutch pully or the Idler???

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    mastertech6371 January 20, 2013, 07:16
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    idler must be straight to keep belt in line. start there

    Roy

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    debbieo2005, January 20, 2013, 18:16
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    Thank you we changed the idler pully and so far so good. keeping our fingers crossed!

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