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Timeing belt tension pulley
1999 CHRYSLER 300
99 chry 300 will bad timeing belt tensioner pulley cause engine to overheat I can't tell if water pumps bad and was hopeing it is but bearings came out of ten pul Thanks
have the same problem?
Saturday, November 20th, 2010 AT 11:45 PM
Yes, it could its not tensioned properly and the water pump is being affected by it not turning fast enough
Sunday, November 21st, 2010 AT 12:22 AM
If that pulley let go while driving, overheating would be the least of your worries. This is an interference in and a jumped timing belt can bend all the valve in the engine.
Sunday, November 21st, 2010 AT 12:24 AM
If I have to pick one of the two
i would pick the water pump
physical check is needed to verify
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Sunday, November 21st, 2010 AT 12:28 AM
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