95 Aerostar Idler pulley

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Asked by Nov 24, 2014 at 03:17 PM

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1995 Ford Aerostar.  The idler pulley was squeaking so replaced it. It stopped the squeak but not sure how tight to get the bolt.  If I get it too tight it won't turn. Any suggestions? thank you. Stevo

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UPDATE: this was a defective plastic pulley that did not fit quite right. I shall be more careful ordering this type of plastic pulley, it looked like it would fit perfectly, but no. Thanks. .. ..... ..

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