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Scott W., Ford Technician
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Experience:  28 yrs. experience as Ford ASE Master Technician. Accolades include being a 2005 Ford PTS Regional Finalist and 2006 ASE Ford National Technician.
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I have a 2008 powerstroke with 100000 miles and it makes a

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I have a 2008 powerstroke with 100000 miles and it makes a belt squeel sound at a medium idle if i step on the gas a little it comes out of it and it doesnt do it if it is just idling
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Scott W. replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is Scott

Expert:  Scott W. replied 1 year ago.

This concern can be cause by a worn belt tensioner, actually the belt tensioner will be crooked and pulling on the belt causing the squeal we replace quite a few of these tensioners for this, usually it is the main drive belt tensioner and not the ac tensioner. Here is removal instructions.