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Serpentine belt 1997 Buick LeSaber needs serpentine belt. How do I get it pass the motor mount?

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    how is it blocking the path??????????

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You actally have to take the Motor Mount off. The way I did it was to remove the Front Right Wheel and the Plastic Guard. There you will see the Motor Mount and the Bolt that needs to be removed. Once removed, the melt piece betwee the bracket and engine pops out. Then you can replace the belt and put everything back together.

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