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Changing the AC belt.

(2005 Scion xB)
in Memphis, TN on November 07, 2009
when i turn on the ac, it makes a horrible squeal. turn off ac, goes away. is it difficult to change a belt?
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on January 04, 2010
no the a/c belt is easy to change, the bottom bolt on the alt. is really tight thou. Check the p/s belt while you're there, the whole job should take 30 minutes and you'll need to remove the pass. half of the front splash sheild.
on November 08, 2009
This may be due to a loose belt, bad belt tensioner, but it's also likely the A/C compressor has a problem.
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