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How to replace a tensioner pulley for a 93 Ford 5.8

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  • don-ohio May 08, 2017

    I'd suggest watching a youtube vid of this being done. don-ohio

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Hello Bobbythegray,

They come in two flavors..

The PRECISE part & method would
require your model...

1). Just the "pulley" (as you indicate)
2). Tension ARM & pulley

PULLEY
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TENSIONER
1993 FORD 150 5 8L V8 Belt Tensioner RockAuto

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SOURCE: Belt Tensioner located on 2000 ford Escort zx2

On the right side of the pulleys, there should be 3 top, middle, and bottom. The middle, smaller one, is the tensioner.

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SOURCE: Need to replace the timing belt on my 1994 Ford Escort

I suggest purchasing a repair manual and following the steps in there as there is too great a risk of someone putting it on here and forgetting a step that makes it even more difficult or expensive. The auto parts places will loan you the harmonic balancer puller you will need. I have done two on 94 Escorts and it's not too bad compared to others. I would strongly recommend replacing the crankshaft seal while you have the end of the crank exposed, replacing the seal is in the book too.

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SOURCE: fan belt wont stay on 95 ford f150

All pulleys should be running true. If you have a pulley not centered then replacement is an option.

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SOURCE: replace drive belt on 93 ford f150

there is a belt tensioner pullery that is a small pulley not connected to any type of engine part but is on the serpentine belt system, you have to tighten this pulley with a socket until the belt doesnt squeal

Posted on Sep 16, 2009

SOURCE: How to replace tensioner pulley on 2000 Dodge Neon

Make sure you locate the Serpentine Belt Routing Sticker before you proceed. If not make an excellent drawing and take a GOOD Picture. Do NOT try to just remember how it goes back on Should be a 15mm wrench to loosen tensioner to remove belt. Locate mounting bolts to tensioner and remove, replace with NEW tensioner tighten bolts then use wrench arc torque about 15 degrees should snug it down, reroute belt then using 15mm pull tensioner to either side of belt to install belt in correct route. Remove all tools and body parts from engine bay. Do not start engine if anyone is in the vicinity of engine bay. Belt may fly off if you did not do it right and cause all kinds of shrapnell, if it doesn't fly off, visually inspect belt before starting and after, I would suggest being very careful before during and after starting to insure safety.

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  10. Reinstall timing belt covers.

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Drive Belt Replacement ani_caut.gif WARNING: IF EQUIPPED, DO NOT ALLOW DRIVE BELT TENSIONER (6B209) TO SNAP BACK AS DAMAGE TO DRIVE BELT TENSIONER OR PERSONAL INJURY COULD RESULT.
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    Drive Belt Tensioner—3.0L (4V)


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  1. Rotate drive belt tensioner as described under the removal procedure and install drive belt over drive belt tensioner pulley. Make sure that all V-grooves make proper contact with pulleys. Make sure spring keeper releases or improper belt tension will occur.


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    Item Part Number Description 1 3A674 Power Steering Pump 2 8501 Water Pump 3 19703 A/C Compressor 4 8620 Drive Belt 5 6312 Crankshaft Pulley 6 6B209 Drive Belt Tensioner 7 10300 Generator
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  1. Raise vehicle on hoist.
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