Replace Belt tensioner 2003 CTS
Need advice. Is there any trick to changing the serpetine belt
tensioner on a 2003 cadillac CTS 3.2L. Is it easier just to replace
the pulley and bearing or should I change the entire tensioner
assembly. It looks relattively easy but I wanted to know if there are
any hidden difficulties in the procedure.
SID in Atlanta
Home of the Braves
- You gotta love these cars!
... Anyway, two kids with two different AAA cards each with 100 miles of towing, and they were home by midnight with a tow bill for 12 miles. ... The idler pulley has come apart, and the resulting molten parts dripped onto the tensioner pulley and cooled and hardened. ... This car had a known weakness in the viscous couple, so I am taking the opportunity to replace it. ...
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