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Are the fan belts on Mercedes sprinter 308 CDI self

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Are the fan belts on Mercedes sprinter 308 CDI self adjusting
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Kevin replied 10 months ago.

Hi im kevin yes the fan belt has a spring loaded automatic tensioner .and is self adjusting

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thanks --- it has a new belt and new tension pully on it and has done 5000 KLMS and just started to make noise while idling when I rev it the noise goes away so in saying this it should self adjust in how long
Expert:  Kevin replied 10 months ago.

Continously self adjusting there must be another issue causing squeak .was tensioner replaced or just pulley ?

Expert:  Kevin replied 10 months ago.

Please remember to rate my service and let me know if you need anything else at all

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thanks for your help it now sounds like aircon bearing on the way out in Darwin now and will take to work shop for repair
Expert:  Kevin replied 10 months ago.

No problem please rate my service

Expert:  Kevin replied 10 months ago.

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