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PostSubject: serptine belt problems   serptine belt problems EmptyFri Nov 02, 2007 7:52 am

Ok Last week my serptine belt came off I went to precision tune an they reapir edit by putting on an new alternator belt tensioner and new belt tensioner. but today when I driving to work the serptine belt came off again any one have info on what the problem is
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PostSubject: Re: serptine belt problems   serptine belt problems EmptyFri Nov 02, 2007 9:26 am

Did they put on a new belt, too? Usually belts slip off because they're installed with part of the belt not on the pulley(s), or one of the ribbed idler/tensioner pulleys could be broken. If the tensioner is bad, that could also cause it.

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PostSubject: Re: serptine belt problems   serptine belt problems EmptyFri Nov 02, 2007 11:00 am

or an incorect belt
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PostSubject: Re: serptine belt problems   serptine belt problems EmptyFri Nov 02, 2007 11:24 am

or if the belt gets too wet. like with a coolant leak headbutt

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PostSubject: Re: serptine belt problems   serptine belt problems EmptySat Nov 03, 2007 4:37 am

Mr.Riviera wrote:
or if the belt gets too wet. like with a coolant leak headbutt

Or s/c oil bonk

(bad seal caused bad leak)
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