What would cause the bolt to break on the belt.

Tiny
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What would cause the bolt to break on the belt tensoner-just snap off at the block not the pully to the support but at thesupport yo block I hope I have been clear?

Friday, March 1st, 2013 AT 10:35 PM

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Tiny
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If it had been overtightened on previous installations, fatigue can be the cause, this is not all that uncommon to see.

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Friday, March 1st, 2013 AT 10:49 PM

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