1983 Other Nissan Models alternator belt

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  • 1983 NISSAN
Engine Mechanical problem
1983 Other Nissan Models

just replaced alternator belt but need to tighten it. How do I pry the alternator
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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 AT 5:23 PM

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Loosen the pivot bolt on the bottom and adjusting bolt on top and pry the alternator housing away from the engine allow 1/4 in deflection on the middle span of the belt for tension
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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 AT 5:41 PM
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I have loosened both bolts but I am having difficulty moving the alternator. Any suggestions for a pry point
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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 AT 6:36 PM
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Hit it with WD-40 and set your pry bar between the alty and engine and give it a good push
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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 AT 6:39 PM

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