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We fixed the belt once and it broke again something with the bearing in the idler being out how do I replace

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Should be an easy fix. Depending on your model you may just be able to replace the bearing, pulley, or pulley assembly. A parts store will be able to give you the different options. Check all your pulleys because you may have more than one.

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there is going to be a tensioner pulley near the front of the motor on top that you have to apply pressure to or you can loosen the alternator and take it off that way,just remember how it came off so you can put it back on

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If the belt is not tense enough it will squeal, so make sure it's tight enough. Otherwise you can use a stethoscope or long screwdriver up to your ear to isolate the source of the noise.

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