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Power steering belt came off of my 2000 grand caravan.

The mechanic says it needs a new kit to repair it or it will continue to fall off. it's the difference between a 100.00 dollar job and a 400.00 job. Is this common with my make and model?

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  • kawalski Feb 25, 2009

    Thank you! I have a wonderful mechanic and this is what he recommended too.



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The common problem for the belt falling off is the belt tensioner.. it gets weak over time and can even run at an angle and that makes the belt more likely to fall off on you.. the only tpye of kit would be a new belt and a new tensioner...

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