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2005 Hyundai Tucson LX Timing Belt Installation

October 11th, 2010 · No Comments

On some models, engine is equipped with a timing belt and timing chain. Inspect timing chain when replacing timing belt. Removal 1. Remove the engine cover. 2. Remove right front wheel. 3. Remove right side cover. 4. Set the jack to the engine oil pan. Remove the engine mount bracket. Remove the stay plate. 5. […]

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Is it better to change the serpentine belt on a 97 Nissan Sentra or have someone else do it?

December 20th, 2010 · No Comments

I had my oil changed (usually do it myself) and the guys pointed out my serpentine belt is severely frayed. Yikes! Wondering how hard it is for an inexperienced tinkerer to change it themselves.

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Installing a serpentine belt on 1986 Chevrolet Cavalier RS sedan?

January 14th, 2011 · No Comments

I have a 1986 Chevrolet Cavalier RS sedan. The alternator serpentine belt snapped off and now I am left trying to figure out how to re-install it properly… Does anyone have any idea of where I can find old car manuals because when I got this car the manual was long gone… Also, I can’t […]

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How do I replace a serpentine belt and an AC Belt on a 1990 Nissan 240sx?

December 20th, 2010 · No Comments

I am doing this in my garage with adequate tools. No power tools or air guns though. Just need to know what to look for and how to remove and replace.

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Serpentine belt shredding on 2008 BMW 328xi?

February 2nd, 2011 · No Comments

I’ve been away for 6 months and my 2008 BMW 328 xi has been sitting in the garage. Yesterday, I drove it to the store with no problem. Today, on my way home from running an errand, the battery light appeared and then the power steering went. The tow truck guy said the serpentine belt […]

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How to stop squeaking of serpentine belt on 1994 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer?

January 12th, 2011 · No Comments

I put a new serpentine belt on my 1994 Chevrolet S-10 blazer today. The new one squeaks, the old one didn’t. What can I do? – Your belt tensioner may be getting weak and it’s not keeping the belt tight enough or one of the pulley bearings is squeaking.It may just be that it’s a […]

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1999-2008 Hyundai Sonata Automotive Repair Manual

March 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Haynes manuals are written specifically for the do-it-yourselfer, yet are complete enough to be used by professional mechanics. Since 1960 Haynes has produced manuals written from hands-on experience based on a vehicle teardown with hundreds of photos and illustrations, making Haynes the world leader in automotive repair information.

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What kind of belt does a Nissan Altima have?

December 18th, 2010 · No Comments

I have a 2005 Nissan Altima 2.5S model. My mechanic told me my serpentine belt was cracked and needed to be replaced asap. I also took my car to a Nissan dealership and they said Altimas don’t have serpentine belts. They said the driving belt needed to be replaced. Does anyone know what kind of […]

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Hyundai Makes Room for Fuel Cell Power

October 11th, 2010 · No Comments

Hyundai has developed a second-generation fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) based on its Tucson small SUV. Compared to the first-generation fuel- cell vehicle, the Tucson FCEV has an extended driving range and incorporates numerous technical advances, including a fuel cell from UTC Fuel Cells that operates at sub-zero temperatures, and a new high-voltage lithium-ion polymer battery.

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How to replace the serpentine belt on a bmw 325ci?

January 27th, 2011 · No Comments

- Serp belts go out, nothing you can do about that. but you should have a tensioner that just a wrachet or wrench will fit and you move that (dont take off, it slides one way to take out the tension) if you dont have a guide on your car of you belt diagram, draw […]

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