belt squeals on 1993 nissan hardbody. How do i tighten it?

Asked by Feb 08, 2013 at 01:57 AM about the 1993 Nissan Pickup 2 Dr V6 Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Belt squeals upon start up and while driving

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If it is loose, then you will need to replace your belt tensioner. Replace your belt as well. It could also be one of your other pulleys or a bearing from your alternator.

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is the belt dry, or full of oil or coolant? in any event like tom says you will need to replace this squeakin' belt and the others too- They aren't that expensive.

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Please, Please, Please...the very first thing to do with these d-21's is ALWAYS only install the factory replacement belts ONLY...anything else tends to squeal! Found this out the noisy way!

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the tensioner and tensioner bearing may need to be changed as well...

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