The belt tensioner sets the tension so it is automatic don't worry about that. Here is a guide to help you see what you are in for when doing the job.
use a 15 mm wrench on the tensioner pulley bolt. Rotate belt tensioner counterclockwise
Fig. Accessory serpentine belt routing: Alternator (1), idler pulley (2), P/S pump (3), A/C compressor (4), crankshaft (5), belt tensioner (6) and water pump (7)-5.7L engine
Check out the diagrams (Below)
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Tuesday, March 17th, 2009 AT 11:10 AM