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Serpentine belt how do i put on a new serpentine belt on a 2000 dodge caravan 3.0L? does the a/c belt have to come off first and if so how does it come off??

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    I need a side profile PICTURE on the routing of the serpentine belt! It is not on the fan shroud or anywhere inside the engine compartment!!!



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There should be a sticker somewhere under the hood or on the hood (inside) that tells you the proper routing of the belt.
If the a/c belt is seperate and installed on the outside of the pulley and the serpentine belt runs on the inside of the pulley.. yes you have to take it off first.


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