Car

Ask a Mechanic Online and Get Answers to Your Car Questions

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Car

How do you change tensioner and serp belt on a 95 olds aurora?

Customer Question
how do you change tensioner and serp belt on a 95 olds aurora?
Submitted: 9 years ago.Category: Car
Ask Your Own Car Question
Answered in 1 minute by:
2/7/2008
Auto Mechanic: Carhelp4u, ASE CERTIFIED TECH replied 9 years ago
Carhelp4u
Carhelp4u, ASE CERTIFIED TECH
Category: Car
Satisfied Customers: 5,203
Experience: ASE CERTIFICATION
Verified
What engine do you have in your aurora?
Ask Your Own Car Question
Customer reply replied 9 years ago
Reply to carhelp4uhere's Post: i have a 4.0
Auto Mechanic: Carhelp4u, ASE CERTIFIED TECH replied 9 years ago

Ok here is what I have got for replacement of the items you listed. Feel free to contact me with any questions or problems!! Good luck!


Object Number: 52981  Size: SH

  • Insert a 1/2-inch drive ratchet in the drive belt tensioner (6).
  • Rotate the drive belt tensioner clockwise in order to release the belt tension.
  • Remove the drive belt from the power steering pulley (1).
  • Slowly return the drive belt tensioner to its original position.
  • Remove the drive belt from the remaining pulleys (2-5).
  • Remove the bolt retaining the tensioner.
  • Install new tensioner and replace bolt.
  • Object Number: 52981  Size: SH

  • Place the belt around the power steering pulley (1). Twist the belt in order to clear the front cover bolts. Let the belt hang from the power steering pulley.
  • Twist the belt in order to clear the tensioner and front cover.
  • Wrap the belt around the generator pulley (2).
  • Remove the belt from the power steering pulley in order to give you slack in the belt.
  • Raise the vehicle.
  • Wrap the belt around the crankshaft (5) and compressor (4) pulleys.
  • Install the right side splash shield.
  • Lower the vehicle.
  • Position the belt around the power steering pulley.
  • Release the tensioner (6).
  • Carhelp4u
    Carhelp4u, ASE CERTIFIED TECH
    Category: Car
    Satisfied Customers: 5,203
    Experience: ASE CERTIFICATION
    Verified
    Carhelp4u and 87 other Car Specialists are ready to help you
    Ask your own question now
    Ask Carhelp4u Your Own Question
    Carhelp4u
    Carhelp4u
    Carhelp4u, ASE CERTIFIED TECH
    Category: Car
    Satisfied Customers: 5,203
    5,203 Satisfied Customers
    Experience: ASE CERTIFICATION

    Carhelp4u is online now

    A new question is answered every 9 seconds

    How JustAnswer works:

    • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
    • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
    • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

    JustAnswer in the News:

    Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
    JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
    Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
    ...leave nothing to chance.
    Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
    Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
    I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

    What Customers are Saying:

    I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

    Stephanie PElm City, NC

    used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

    David L.Richmond, TX

    9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

    PhilMarysville, CA

    Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

    CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

    As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
    Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

    SueCharleston, WV

    Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

    JimCastleberry, FL

    The nearest Volvo dealer is 160 miles away. Best $15 bucks I have spent in a long time!

    Paul MCorpus Christi, TX

    < Previous | Next >

    Meet the Experts:

    Chris (aka-Moose)

    Chris (aka-Moose)

    Technician

    1,212 satisfied customers

    16 years of experience

    Ted G.

    Ted G.

    ASE Certified Technician

    1,708 satisfied customers

    20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

    George H.

    George H.

    ASE Certified Technician

    1,522 satisfied customers

    ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

    GM Tech (Cam)

    GM Tech (Cam)

    Auto Service Tech

    669 satisfied customers

    GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

    Amedee

    Amedee

    Former ASE Master Tech

    2,505 satisfied customers

    ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

    Jerry

    Jerry

    Master Mechanic

    2,181 satisfied customers

    ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

    Richard

    Richard

    ASE Certified Technician

    1,000 satisfied customers

    12 years Ford Lincoln/Mercury Jaguar dealership as a technician and shop foreman reparing all makes

    < Previous | Next >

    Related Car Questions
    Check engine light has been going on and off. 2009 VW
    check engine light has been going on and off. 2009 VW convertible. Just put gas in it. Car turns over won't start now. Turns over normally. Plenty of fuel and oil level is good. … read more
    David Craig
    David Craig
    OWNER/MECHANIC
    Associates
    3,927 satisfied customers
    I have a 2013 Dodge Dart GT with a 6-speed manual
    Hi, I have a 2013 Dodge Dart GT with a 6-speed manual transmission and the 2.4 liter engine. It came with 18-Inch x 7.5-Inch Hyper Black Aluminum rims and 225-40R18-92h XL--All Season Tires. I like th… read more
    Gabriel Grey
    Gabriel Grey
    Master Service Technician
    Associates
    175 satisfied customers
    Service stability system light comes on periodically. Brakes
    Service stability system light comes on periodically. Brakes seem jerky at times and squealing noise when steering wheel is turned to the right … read more
    sprinkles08
    sprinkles08
    Technician
    High School or GED
    11 satisfied customers
    My 2009 porsche c4s uses an excessive amount of oil. I have
    My 2009 porsche c4s uses an excessive amount of oil. I have to add approximately one half quart of 0-40 mobile 1 synthetic every 400-500 miles. Is this normal. After owning an 2008 c4s the oil consump… read more
    John Hicks
    John Hicks
    Business Owner
    Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
    164 satisfied customers
    Where is the mdp sensor on a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse gs? I'm
    Where is the mdp sensor on a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse gs?I'm getting error code p1400. So I wanted to test the sensor to see if it's faulty. Thank you for your help.… read more
    kalamykid
    kalamykid
    Pactor automotive
    Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
    97 satisfied customers
    I have an 05 F150 with the 5.4, I'm getting multiple codes
    I have an 05 F150 with the 5.4, I'm getting multiple codes and don't know where to start. the codes are P0171, P0175, P0300, P0305, P0307, P0308, P0316 and P2106. I know the 300 codes are misfire code… read more
    nelson freitas
    nelson freitas
    Automotive Technician
    Vocational, Technical or Trade School
    79 satisfied customers
    After 2months my MB ML350 2007didint start, charge the
    After 2months my MB ML350 2007didint start, charge the battery works a while then stop running, after many time try to jump whiout results, I'll check the auxiliary battery and on pole was disconnecte… read more
    sprinkles08
    sprinkles08
    Technician
    High School or GED
    11 satisfied customers
    The ignition switch does not stop the engine on my older
    The ignition switch does not stop the engine on my older XJS, I have to pull the relay to stop it. … read more
    eurotec
    eurotec
    Vice President / Manager
    Associate Degree
    11 satisfied customers
    Hose from air filter intake cracked in several places. Car
    Hose from air filter intake cracked in several places. Car starts sluggish, taped and got started. I went to get hose this morning and now it won't completely turn over. Sounds like it wants to but ju… read more
    davehop
    davehop
    Diagnostic Technician
    Ford Master Certified Technician
    1,171 satisfied customers
    My 85 Ford Bronco headlight switch is bad, i already bought
    My 85 Ford Bronco headlight switch is bad, i already bought the replacement and need to know how to R&R the old one. Do I need to take the dash apart? Please send step by step instructions as to the p… read more
    Michael Solis
    Michael Solis
    247 satisfied customers
    Service traction control lp comes on. Gmc 1500 2011. 1500
    Abs light and service traction control symbol come on sometimes, when this happens it's like rear has no traction, slips? … read more
    3pac2222
    3pac2222
    nissan master auto tech
    Associate Degree
    2 satisfied customers
    Heating and cooling seats not working. What does that have
    Heating and cooling seats not working JA: Have you checked the coolant level? Has there been any leaking from the hoses? Customer: What does that have to do with my seats? JA: What is the model/year o… read more
    Todd M
    Todd M
    Owner
    ASE Certification
    1,286 satisfied customers
    P0740 Code and Engine light on. That code I see it in the
    that code I see it in the milleage counter when doing the ON/OFF 5 times and also with a scanner … read more
    David Craig
    David Craig
    OWNER/MECHANIC
    Associates
    3,927 satisfied customers
    Not charging new bat new alt looking for posabilities of
    Not charging new bat new alt looking for posabilities of what else it could be … read more
    Peter Bagley
    Peter Bagley
    master technition
    Vocational, Technical or Trade School
    900 satisfied customers
    I have a 2006 100 landcruiser and after 350000 miles have a
    hi I have a 2006 100 landcruiser and after 350000 miles have a problem with the horn . Fuse is ok and cannot feel the relay pulling in so suspect some thing up at the steering wheel department some gu… read more
    Chad Farhat
    Chad Farhat
    Owner
    Associate Degree
    4,000 satisfied customers
    Natural gas converion for our car and truck fleet.
    natural gas converion for our car and truck fleet. information please for who can do change-over and location of refilling depots in ontario and set up of depot at our place of business. thank you.… read more
    Themaxview
    Themaxview
    Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
    20 satisfied customers
    2010 accord 2.5 crank no start. starts with starting fluid
    2010 accord 2.5 crank no start. starts with starting fluid but that's it pulled fuel line to rail and I have fuel there any suggestions?… read more
    kwiggins29059
    kwiggins29059
    Associate Degree
    219 satisfied customers
    Passenger headlight won't work, have replaced bulb and
    passenger headlight won't work, have replaced bulb and controller, what else could be wrong? … read more
    Gabriel Grey
    Gabriel Grey
    Master Service Technician
    Associates
    175 satisfied customers
    Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

    Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

    Show MoreShow Less

    Ask Your Question

    x