2010 Toyota Corolla squeaky belt

Asked by Feb 22, 2018 at 09:02 AM about the 2010 Toyota Corolla

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Every time I start the car it
squeaks sounding like a belt? I
did have the serpentine belt
replaced 1 yr ago and someone
told me belt might be wrong? It's
a loud squeaking that lasts a few
minutes

1 Answer

42,065

It might be a pulley - there is an idler and tensioner that may make noise when they go bad. Try loosening the belt (requires a socket on the tensioner, google for specifics), then spinning each pulley by hand. Idler, tensioner, PS pump, alternator, and AC. If one feels rough then it likely has bad bearings.

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