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My serpentain belt was changed, new everything was put on 3 times but still after a week the sqeeking comes back

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The sqeeking could be caused by your idler pulley or you belt adjustment pulley. these are free spinning pulleys that your belts go around, take your belt off and check these other pulleys by spinning them by hand, check for loose or noise when you spin them by your hand..if they are making noise now, it is a warning to get them fixed before thay freeze up. Because when they freeze up they can cause alot of problems, the belt will burn off the pulleys and you will be stuck and not able to do anything until you fix it. You will have no water pump,power steering,and alternator if it goes out on you on the road in the middle of nowhere..So check it out right away..

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You probbley need a new belt tensioner. the springs in it heat and cool and get weak..Hope this help you???

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