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I have a 1995 dodge ram .it started making a squeaking noise

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Hi I have a 1995 dodge ram .it started making a squeaking noise like a worn fan belt makes.it has a 5.2. V8 petrol.i changed the fan belt but after 30 minutes driving the noise came back , i then changed the tension pulley the noise is still there.i have listened to the bearings on the alternates power steering and air con pulleys they seem fine
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
The idler pulley is what we replace the most because of this type of noise. Did you replace it or just the tensioner pulley?
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
Here is a diagram i uploaded from the service manual showing the location of it.
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/33691145/idler.PNG
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LJ
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
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