Why would the Serpintean belt heat up and brake

jmichael
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Asked by jmichael Dec 20, 2012 at 06:16 AM about the 1999 Honda Accord LX V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Jonathan Ford
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how many miles are on the car and is it the original belt?

Tom Demyan
142,185

One of your pulleys has siezed and or locked up, causing the belt to rub over it heating it up and breaking. Check all your pulleys, alt, tensioner, PS pump, etc.

tenspeed
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A/C compressors are known to lock up

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