Can I drive my 2003 subaru forrester 2.5x at without the ac belt for a couple days?

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Asked by Mar 16, 2015 at 08:34 PM about the 2003 Subaru Forester X

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the tensioner pulley on the air compressor
drive belt is shot. I ordered a brand new
brake and adjust bolt and clamp and that
whole deal but I am just wondering if I am
still able to drive without that belt for a
couple of days til my parts come in

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That should be OK for a short while. I don't remember if the power steering is on that belt but if it is you will have difficulty steering. If so don't drive the car.

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