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How do you release the tension to change the drive belt?

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Get a 19 mm socket on a 1/2" breaker bar and put it on the tensioner and release. Draw a picture of the routing b/4 you remove belt.

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25629874-2mhejhdcommskt1vzkafo1v3-3-0.gif To Remove:
  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
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  3. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise to release the drive belt tension.
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  2. Loosen the water pump pulley bolts.
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  1. Place a long-handled, boxed-end wrench or a belt tension release tool (A) on the drive belt auto-tensioner from above the engine. Slowly turn the wrench in the direction shown to release the tension, then remove the drive belt.
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Fig. Removing the serpentine belt-2006 Civic with 2.0L engine shown

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Fig. Move the auto tensioner (A) to remove the serpentine belt (B)-S2000

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Fig. Move the auto-tensioner (A) using the belt tension release tool to relieve tension from the drive belt (B), and remove the drive belt-Accord with 2.4L engine

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Fig. Move the auto-tensioner (A) using the belt tension release tool to relieve tension from the drive belt (B), then remove the drive belt-Accord with 3.0L engine

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  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2. Remove the engine splash shield.
  3. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise to release the drive belt tension.
  4. Remove the drive belt from the alternator.
  5. Slowly release the drive belt tensioner.
  6. Remove the drive belt from the accessory drive pulleys.
To install:
  1. Install the drive belt to the accessory drive pulley.
  2. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise.
  3. Install the drive belt to the alternator.
  4. Ensure the drive belt is properly aligned and seated into the grooves of the accessory drive pulleys.
  5. Slowly release the drive belt tensioner
  6. Install the engine splash shield.
  7. Lower the vehicle.

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Accessory drive belt routing—1.5L engine

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Accessory drive belt routing—2.4L engines

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Accessory drive belt routing—2.5L and 2.7L engines

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Accessory drive belt routing—3.0L and 3.5L engine

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Rotate the belt tensioner to relieve tension on the belt—4.6L engine shown, others similar

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Removal & Installation
  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2. Remove the engine splash shield.
  3. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise to release the drive belt tension.
  4. Remove the drive belt from the alternator.
  5. Slowly release the drive belt tensioner.
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  1. Install the drive belt to the accessory drive pulley.
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  4. Ensure the drive belt is properly aligned and seated into the grooves of the accessory drive pulleys.
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  6. Install the engine splash shield.
  7. Lower the vehicle.
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Fig. Accessory drive belt routing-3.0L and 3.5L engine


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Fig. Accessory drive belt routing-2.5L and 2.7L engines


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Fig. Accessory drive belt routing-3.0L engine


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Fig. Accessory drive belt routing-2.5L engines


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Fig. Accessory drive belt routing-2.4L engines


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Removal & Installation Raise and support the vehicle.
    Remove the engine splash shield.
  1. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise to release the drive belt tension.
  2. Remove the drive belt from the alternator.
  3. Slowly release the drive belt tensioner.
  4. Remove the drive belt from the accessory drive pulleys.
To install:
  1. Install the drive belt to the accessory drive pulley.
  2. Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise.
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  4. Ensure the drive belt is properly aligned and seated into the grooves of the accessory drive pulleys.
  5. Slowly release the drive belt tensioner
  6. Install the engine splash shield.
  7. Lower the vehicle.

It's O.K. to ask for some help.

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