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Device used to operate accessories located on the engine, such as alternator, air-conditioning pump, power steering pump, etc. Most modern vehicles use serpentine style belts, but older vehicles can use V-style.

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Wrong serpentine belt

I have a 93 Chevy Caprice Classic 5.0 I had the serpentine belt replaced but he used a belt that was the wrong belt - 2 inches longer. A 950 instead of the 930. Since then I have had the alternator ...
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honda accord 2000 lx valve chatter

Timing belt was replaced and now there is a noticeable valve noise at 1600-1900 RPM. No noise at idle. Once you hit 2000 RPM and above no noise. Power is good across RPM band. Checked valve ...
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When alternator bolts slackened it starts putting out a proper voltage. Relay 2.2hdi

I've had some alternator woes over the past week. Citroen Relay model II 2005 - 2.2hdi. My alternator wasn't putting out anything: Battery was down to 11.5v Checked the alternator with a multimeter (...
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Husqvana YTA 22V46 Belt keeps getting loose

For some reason i bought the belt for this tractor from the manufacturer, but when i disengage the blades, the belt gets super loose almost completely off. I went to home depot to get a 42" and a ...
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Issue with squeaking

I own a 2007 Subaru Forester. I swapped both belts on the car however it still squeaks when i decelerate. Before the belts were swapped it would squeak only when I accelerate and decelerate. No issues ...
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Vehicle wont turn over, thinking its the AC clutch

I have a 2010 Ford Expedition that wont turn over even with a full charge, jump pack, and a jump to a heavy duty 350. Before it went out, there was a constant metal grinding sound, like a broken ...
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What limits the max power rating of a V belt drive?

We know that belt drives are limited in their max possible power rating and most high power/torque applications(trucks) use gear drives. I wanted to know the main factor that limits the power/torque ...
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My seat belt alarm/sounder no longer functions - 2004 Carolla

My 2004 Carolla seat belt alarm/sounder no longer sounds, but seat belt light on dash works fine (goes off when seat belt inserted). Where is the sound/alarm located ? This problem started after ...
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Ford Focus 2 alternator not chargin battery

I own a Ford Focus 2.0L Duratec(European version). Since some days ago I noticed a slight noise, like a very little vacuum cleaner and the alternator is not charging, for some moments I have 13.2V, ...
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Renault Megane 1.9 dci 2002 it make loud noice above 40km/h

So car was on a small service and i pick up the car 2 days later from my sister she say the engine dont make any wierd noice. Then i drive it for about 30min and i realise the right side on the engine ...
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