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IM REPLACING MY SERPENTINE BELT ON MY . I HAVE LOOSEN THE BOLT IN THE MIDDLE OF THE PULLY BUT IT IS STILL TIGHT CAN YOU TELL ME WHAT IM DOING WRONG?

1992 Buick Century • 163,000 miles

Im replacing my serpentine belt on my 1992 buick century. I Have loosen the bolt in the middle of the pully but it is still tight can you tell me what im doing wrong?
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Cowboysfan525
May 12, 2012.



Hwat engine?The pic i'm sending is for a 3.3L and 3.8L the tensioner has to be moved towrds alternator. To remove belt. You shold halso replace the tensioner if replacing the belt.


Hmac300
May 12, 2012.
U will need a half in. Breaker bar. Look at the tensioner its spring loaded. There is a spot on the tensioner to put the bar in then pull on the bar. This release the belt so u can remove and install. Push it once to remove it. Then again to insall.


Cadieman
May 12, 2012.