How can I repair a tensioner on ford Escape?

Asked by Mar 14, 2016 at 05:55 AM about the 2001 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the tensioner on my ford escape is making noise how can stop the noise

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You can replace the pulley or the whole tensioner. You remove the passenger side plastic inner wheel well for access. You release the tension with a socket wrench, the longer the better. Then unbolt the old , bolt the new on.

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