Belt replacement

Asked by Nov 08, 2016 at 07:14 PM about the 1998 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

How do i put the belt back on after
replacing water pump?

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285,585

same way you took it off, by rotating the belt tensioner

1 people found this helpful.

Uh, the fan belt

I didn't see how it came off. Should the fan be off the engine?

285,585

Check this link, scroll down to the bottom to look at the belt diagram, the belt tensioner will need to be moved to release the tension and install the belt. Use a socket and long wrench or breaker bar to rotate it with the center nut...http://serpentinebelt- replacement.com/1998FordRangerSerpentineBeltReplacement

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