Mechanics

LOUD ENGINE SQUEAL BUT IT DOES STOP AFTER A MIN OR TWO

2000 Dodge Ram • 130,000 miles

A couple weeks ago my truck started squealing, got belt dressing and used the whole can did not stop, got wd40 and kinda helped but still squeals
used to stop after I turn the a/c **** off but now it always squeals but does stop after a min or two
belt tensioner?
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Kyinlv
September 17, 2011.



Ya check the tensioner as it may be frozen and not holding correct tension. If you have a blet tension gauge use that and it should be around 80 pounds or so. Maybe more

Hmac300
Sep 17, 2011.