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Serpentine belt wont stay on,why - 2000 Plymouth Voyager

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  • cheap repair Nov 06, 2010

    your belt tensioner may be worn or loose. Or a pulley may be out of alignment



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Check the tensioner. They are really common to wear out. If you look at where the belt rides on the tensioner you can usually see a rusted area where the belt use to ride. If the belt is riding really close to the outer edge of the tensioner the tensioner is bad. If the belt still rides on the outer edge of the new tensioner than you will need to change the bracket the tensioner bolts to per a Chrysler TSB for this problem.

Since you didn't post an engine size I couldn't give you specifics but this is the most common cause of the serp belt falling off.

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

  • bryan farmer Jun 12, 2011

    Had same problem except,my came off every time it rained! Took to dealer after changing belt and tesioner,there was a problem with the voyager 2000 3.0L put on replacement modified tensioner ,that was a year ago,vehicle had only 65,000 miles on it,that why previous owner got rid of it with very low has worked great!!!



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