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Trying to remove the serpentine belt from an 2005 mustang.

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Trying to remove the serpinetine belt from an 2005 mustang. how do you loosen an remove the belt tentioner?

Mechanic's Assistant: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix with a Ford. The Ford Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.

What is the procedure to remove the serpintine belt?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Great! What have you tried so far?

Loosened the tensioner bolt but it didn't swing loose the way I expected it to do.

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CLICK HERE for a video on how to change the belt. You don't want to remove any belts until the belt is off. You use a wrench or a socket with ratchet to remove. 18mm will be the needed size.

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