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Putting the tension wheel back on

I changed my alternator in my 1998 ford ranger, so I also put a new drive belt on. Everything went well until it came time to put the tension wheel back on. I can't push the wheel into place and set the screw at the same time. Help!

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Check to see if there is a square hole in the arm that supports the tension wheel. In most cases the wheel doesnot need to be removed to replace the belt. In your case you may need to replace the wheel on the arm and then relieve the tension on the arm while replacing the belt. I hope this helps.

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