Is it OK to drive your Mercedes Benz s500 if your idler tension broke and your belt came off

Asked by Dec 12, 2014 at 12:54 AM about the 2000 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S 500

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Nooooo. You have lost power steering, alternator and in most cases the water pump.

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Of anything is broken in belt drive you're aware of this why would you even attempt to drive being a high end car/engine? Commonsense, takes a belt to make all components work right!!!?

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It never ceases to amaze me at some of the questions that are asked in this forum. We assume that these are otherwise normal people just asking really dumb questions.

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