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how to dry belts? #88614 Jan 22, 8:26pm Jan 22, 8:26pm
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how to dry belts?
what an ez way to dry ur belts, mine squeal like hell i think its because there wet


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: FPcelica] #88615 Jan 22, 8:50pm Jan 22, 8:50pm
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You can just buy a new belt and put it on yourself. Or you could take the one that is on there now and maybe bake it in the oven on a low heat for a while? Just kidding. The heat of the engine should dry it after a while. If not, just buy a new one.

Did your front end go into water, or does this happen to you after you drive your car in the rain?


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: slidr] #88616 Jan 22, 9:01pm Jan 22, 9:01pm
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Originally Posted by slidr
You can just buy a new belt and put it on yourself. Or you could take the one that is on there now and maybe bake it in the oven on a low heat for a while? Just kidding. The heat of the engine should dry it after a while. If not, just buy a new one.

Did your front end go into water, or does this happen to you after you drive your car in the rain?

it took a dive.. yes it went in the water


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: FPcelica] #88617 Jan 22, 9:46pm Jan 22, 9:46pm
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my belts used to be kinda squeeky, then it got worse and worse. then i went to the dealership, and they fixed the problem, now nomatter what there is NEVER any squeeking at all. you should seriously go to the dealer, because it will only get worse


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: NorwayGT] #88618 Jan 22, 9:52pm Jan 22, 9:52pm
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Perhaps you should try to adjust the belt tensioner. Maybe it is too loose because it is moist and perhaps tightening it would make the noise go away?

Most likely all they would do for you at the dealership. Either that or replace your belt.


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: FPcelica] #88619 Jan 22, 9:53pm Jan 22, 9:53pm
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5) Using a 3/4 inch wrench you will need to literally need the power of Zeus to relieve the tension on the tensioner by pulling the wrench towards the front of the car. Becareful it is on securely. Pull as hard as you can while a friend pulls the belt off the alternator.

This is taken from the install for the AEM Pulley Kit. Just turn it the opposite direction stated above to tighten it.



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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: FPcelica] #88620 Jan 22, 11:39pm Jan 22, 11:39pm
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I would have the dealership check it out.


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Re: how to dry belts? [Re: blackcel] #88621 Jan 23, 7:36am Jan 23, 7:36am
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Originally Posted by blackcel
I would have the dealership check it out.


where would i tighten it on a gt


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