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WHATS THE NAME OF THE PART THATS MAKES THE BELT RUN

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Well, if you mean the accessory drive belt (aka serpentine belt, drives the alternator, a/c compressor, p/s pump, etc), that would be the crankshaft pulley, sometimes also called the harmonic balancer.
If you mean the timing belt or timing chain (located behind the accessory drive belt, often behind a metal shield or housing), it is also driven by a crankshaft pulley or gear, but a different one than the accessory drive belt.
If you mean some other belt, you will have to be more specific.

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