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How do you change a 2004 chevy optra belt?

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how do you change a 2004 chevy optra belt?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Dan replied 8 years ago.
Power Steering Pump Belt Replacement

Removal Procedure

    Notice: Refer to Belt Dressing Notice in the Preface section.


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  1. Remove the air filter housing assembly bolts and the air intake tube.
  2. Remove the air filter housing assembly from the vehicle.
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  3. Use a wrench to turn the tensioner bolt clockwise, compressing the tensioner and releasing the tension on the serpentine accessory drive belt.
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  4. Remove the serpentine accessory drive belt.

Installation Procedure


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  1. Use a wrench to turn the tensioner bolt clockwise, compressing the tensioner and releasing the tension on the serpentine accessory drive belt.
  2. With the wrench in place on the tensioner bolt, loop the serpentine accessory drive belt loosely over the pulleys.
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  3. Slip the belt over the tensioner.
  4. Remove the wrench from the tensioner bolt and the belt will tighten itself.
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  5. Install the air filter housing assembly into the vehicle

    Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.

  6. Install the air intake tube and the air filter housing assembly bolts.

    Tighten
    Tighten the air filter housing assembly bolts to 6 N·m (53 lb in).

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