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1998 Escort ZX2: DOHC..serpentine belt..tensioner, water pump ( all

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1998 Escort ZX2 2.0 DOHC keeps throwing serpentine belt. Have replaced belt, tensioner, water pump ( all done by a Ford shop ). Belt has come off 8 time in the last week. Dealership is no help.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  john replied 9 years ago.

hi john



i would have check the harmoic balance if it's out of align it will throw belt