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How do you change an f-250 serpentine belt and what tools do I need.

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how do you change an f-250 serpentine belt and what tools do I need. and how long does it take
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Randall (Cheeko) replied 9 years ago.
Hi, what size motor?thanks
Customer: replied 9 years ago.
2000 f-250 super duty 7.3 powerstroke
Expert:  Randall (Cheeko) replied 9 years ago.

Hi, below is the information, you will need a 1/2 breaker bar to rotate the tensioner to release tension on the belt, see below, thanks

Accessory Drive Belt-With A/C


Removal and Installation

7.3L engine

Drain the coolant system. .

Disconnect the upper radiator hose.

All vehicles

Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise and remove the drive belt.


install, reverse the removal procedure.



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