I am confused,

Asked by Feb 01, 2014 at 09:24 PM about the 1993 Mitsubishi 3000GT 2 Dr VR-4 Turbo AWD Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was told that I need a belt tensioner changed when a water pump is been replaced on a 1993 Mitsubishi 3000 GT VR4, but Auto Zone said it does not need it, who is right here???

2 Answers

105,745

Do you know how old the tensioner and idler pulleys are? If no then I would replace them. When I do not know the age of them I replace the tensioner and all idler pulleys. Do you have to change them? No. But for such a small cost now it will give you piece of mind till your next belt change.

105,745

Just a reminder. If the tensioner, timing belt or idler pulleys fail you will be re doing your heads due to bent valves.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Mitsubishi 3000GT Questions

Mitsubishi 3000GT Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 2,460
#2 Daniel Foster
Daniel Foster
Reputation 890
#3 T_S_T
T_S_T
Reputation 260
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mitsubishi Eclipse
24 Great Deals out of 1,521 listings starting at $2,695
Used Nissan 300ZX
160 listings
Used Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution
23 Great Deals out of 647 listings starting at $15,250
Used Ford Mustang
399 Great Deals out of 44,403 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Stealth
45 listings
Used Chevrolet Camaro
310 Great Deals out of 38,867 listings starting at $1,250
Used Toyota Supra
47 listings
Used Mazda RX-7
55 listings
Used Chevrolet Corvette
201 Great Deals out of 20,888 listings starting at $4,993
Used Nissan 240SX
14 listings