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1992 chevrolet corvette: my serpentine belt fried itself..jerks

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i bought a 1992 chevrolet corvette.......that had a underdrive pulley put on the crank......i have receipts but no info on the size of the pulley. i initially discovered that the crank pulley had been replaced after i hit a deer carcass at 80 miles/hour at 4 in the morning and my serpentine belt fried itself afterward. the jerks at corvette clinic in san jose calif. refused to help me with the manufacturer's name or location. instead they wanted to sell me a new set of pulleys to replace all pulley's on the motor. at this point i have measured the length and activated the tensioner with a utility strap in place of a serpentine belt...and came up with a measuresment of 64 inches....3 inches shorter than a stock gm/6 ribbed dual sided serpentine belt. where can i find a new belt?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Mike S. replied 6 years ago.

10186198

00110186198
Y(LT1)BELT,GEN & A/C CMPR & P/S PUMP(CODE UKM)011**$69.32$0.00

http://www.compnine.com/index.php?u=1&year=1992&artnbr=1Y01-022&artsfx=NULL&supplgro up=NULL&catcode=14Y&modelcode=Y&makecode=C&modelseries=YA&uid=1&modelid=1147577240&capuid=1&majorgroup=01&grouptype=B

GM PART # 10186198
CATEGORY: Belts, Engine Drive
PACK QTY: 1
CORE CHARGE: $0.00
GM LIST: $73.40
OUR PRICE: $38.16

DESCRIPTION: V-BLT dual side grooved belt
This belt has the dual side grooves and is the 1st design for 92-93 corvettes. (if you need the single side grooves order part number 10230259)

http://www.gmpartsdirect.com/results.cfm

DescriptionYearMSRP PriceCore PriceYour Price
Serpentine belt, w/o zr1
92-93 $73.40$45.86

Maintenance & lubrication - Engine service - Belts & pulleys - Serpentine belt
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W/o zr1
92-93 $73.40$45.86

Cooling - Belts - Drive belt - W/o zr1
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http://www.gm-partscenter.com/partlocator/index.cfm?action=getJointLocator&siteid=215875

 

Expert:  Mike S. replied 6 years ago.

http://www.tccracing.com/melrose.htm

2 GM new LT-1 Double rib serpentine belt #10186198

$20/Each

Expert:  Mike S. replied 6 years ago.

http://www.ecklers.com/corvette-serpentine-belt-1992-1993early.html

  • Corvette Serpentine Belt, 1992-1993Early
  • Corvette Serpentine Belt, 1992-1993Early

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    1992-93E (C4) Serpentine Belt

    Corvette Serpentine Belt, 1992-1993Early

     

    • Replacement Belt
    • 1993 Early Design Has Dual Side Grooves

    This Corvette replacement serpentine belt has been manufactured to meet or exceed factory specifications and performance. You will find the fit and function will work perfectly for your Corvette. You will also be pleased to know that Eckler's has sourced this serpentine belt among other possible parts as the best choice for your repair or restoration project.

    Part #: 29198 Price: $49.99 ea. Low Price Guarantee

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    Customer: replied 6 years ago.
    no help at all the stock belt DOES NOT FIT! BECAUSE THE CRANK PULLEY HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH AN UNDER DRIVE PULLEY I HAVE THE STOCK BELT THAT IS TOO BIG............READ MY QUESTION!!!!!!!!!!!!!$15.00 FOR AN IDIOT TO TELL ME WHAT I ALL READY KNEW? YOU SUCK!
    Customer: replied 6 years ago.
    Relist: Inaccurate answer.
    Expert:  Bill Barrow replied 6 years ago.
    Any parts store can sell you a belt 3" shorter than stock. Ask for a DK060645. The stock number is DK060674 and here's how that breaks down. TheDK06 tells the parts guy it's a 6 rib serpentine. The 674 means it's 67.4" long. So to get a shorter belt by 3" we subtract 3 from 67 to get 64. They most likely won't have a 64.4" belt so we round it to 645 for a 64 and a half inch belt. This is a gates number by the way.
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    Customer: replied 6 years ago.
    you never read my question you suck!

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