Is the serpentine belt the same as the alternator belt is it just another name for the alternator belt

55

Asked by Apr 10, 2014 at 10:19 PM about the 1999 Mercury Villager

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

23,065

Technically, it's known as a FEAD belt (Front Engine Accessory Drive belt). People call it a serpentine because it can make turns between pulleys and use both sides of the belt. Yes, it's just another name for an Alternator belt.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Mercury Villager Questions

Mercury Villager Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 260
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 170
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Nissan Quest
93 Great Deals out of 3,088 listings starting at $995
Used Dodge Grand Caravan
308 Great Deals out of 34,366 listings starting at $1,995
Used Honda Odyssey
350 Great Deals out of 27,970 listings starting at $2,295
Used Mercury Mountaineer
39 Great Deals out of 1,478 listings starting at $150
Used Ford Explorer
936 Great Deals out of 73,994 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Windstar
880 listings
Used Toyota Sienna
290 Great Deals out of 28,850 listings starting at $900
Used Volkswagen Beetle
188 Great Deals out of 8,837 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chrysler Town & Country
442 Great Deals out of 20,513 listings starting at $1,695
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
182 Great Deals out of 6,397 listings starting at $2,999
Used Ford F-150
2,700 Great Deals out of 212,349 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2001 Mercury Villager For Sale
32 listings starting at $1,990