How do I adjust the tension on the serpentine.

Tiny
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How do I adjust the tension on the serpentine belt on this 1989 inline 6cyl engine? Thank You !

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 AT 5:15 PM

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Tiny
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You need abelt tension gauge, 180-200 nm for a new belt and 140-160 for used belt. Item 7 may have abolt going through it and on a cam to move it to tightenor loosen adjustment

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Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 AT 6:57 PM
Tiny
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Forgot pic lol

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