Check out the thread below. I am going to check mine. Probably do well to try a different brand of belt if all else appears good. I am going to check mine. You want a junk yard engine but i have no idea what they go for.
The serpentine belt in your car powers the. Oh, and out of interest was it expensive? Ive been lurking this forum for a year and finally have a reason to post. Despite popular opinion belts do not stretch. If a belt squeels and the tension is correct, and the alternator,idler pulley, air con pulley etc. Gently retighten the alternator until belt mostly taught but not too tight. Just quick and easy belt tensioning. You should Im revising my post cause I think I educated myself a little.
I was planning on doing it myself but things went from bad to worse. Its too hot to live without it. Beforefitting clean the pulley grooves with methylated spirit to remove the residue of the old belt, a task often neglected! Then fu by tightening down 14mm bolt at the bottom. This way I always have a spare and the down time of the car is about half day. All he told me was that the ac compressor belt broke and was replaced under warranty. Ive already made it to Miami Key West Border Field State Park in San Diego and the Quoddy Head Lighthouse near Lubec Maine. Attach the socket and set the direction to tighten the same direction the spring action allows the pulley to move.
I remember a head wind and putting my blinker on to get in the right lane. Once the 07 Toyota Yaris serpentine belt replacement is around the pulleys, allow the 2007 Toyota Yaris serpentine belt replacement to hang freely at the bottom of the engine. Was out in the 58 reg car today, the belt was squealing for ages. My belt is screaming when ac is turned on. You can ship it and I will take care of the rest. Could anyone suggest what this part is and is it easy to replace The car is a 2007 toyota Posted by jcuk Okay upon further investigation and after someone else looking at it the drive belt is still intact but is off completely not snapped. I have a 2007 Toyota Yaris sedan.
Find the tension pulley located at the bottom of the motor. You can get someone to tighten the bolt whilst you pull the pry bar towards you. Buy toyota belts so they are quiet. The mechanic was explaining a particular measurement regarding installing this belt and gave what toyota Hi. After doing so the strain on my belt made the squeak much louder. I believe that a belts life span is shortened when folks overtighten or leave it too loose Ive seen it happen first hand experience. Use a socket wrench with a matching socket the same size as the hex head bolt in the center of the tension pulley.
You want a junk yard engine but i have no idea what they go for. Instead, they expect you to take a crowbar to your alternator, stretch the belt to the proper tension, then somehow hold that position while tightening two bolts. As for the pulley in question it appears now to be the air conditioning compressor pulley. If you have put that many miles on in two years, it may be time. Probably do well to try a different brand of belt if all else appears good.
It is the one that has a long bolt running through it. Start by wrapping the belt around the large crankshaft pulley at the bottom of the engine bay. It goes away at cruising speed when the car is running. Overheating caused some warping head gasket problems etc. The toyota belt has a fuzzy fabric type surface on the Vees side of the belt. Also, check the tension of your belts to make sure the alternator is spinning while the engine runs.
The timing belt is very important to keep maintained! Again, use the socket wrench to turn the tension pulley far enough so the 07 Toyota Yaris serpentine belt replacement can be wrapped around the pulley. Was out in the 58 reg car today, the belt was squealing for ages. Good luck and tell us what happens Yeah the mechanic is full of it. Use a socket wrench with a matching socket the same size as the hex head bolt in the center of the tension pulley. . The vast majority of serpentine belts only require simple tools to replace.
The top bolt was easy but I wasnt able to break the bottom bolt loose-----there isnt much room to work with and its really tight. I ended up changing it again around 110 k. Instead, they expect you to take a crowbar to your alternator, stretch the belt to the proper tension, then somehow hold that position while tightening two bolts. If the old belt is in relatively good condition, consider keeping it in your trunk or at least your garage for emergency use just in case the new belt fails. Belt tensioner for the Yaris.
Its actually not bad to do. This pulley is attached to a very strong spring and holds the belt tight against the pulleys through its serpentine route around the engine. I was on the freeway doing about 70 to 80 mpr with camping gear and a passenger next to me. However upon inspection some sort of pulley wheel had completely fallen to pieces underneath inspection some sort of pulley wheel had completely fallen to pieces underneath the car and the drive belt wasnt attached to the alternator. Also belts can get glazed in time which doesn't help, but like I say, replacements also soon get glazed. My Yari has done nearly 100 k on the clock so far so good. I added some of the pink 50-50 coolant mixture from the toyota Hi Guys Ive recently attempted to jump start another car and while idleing I gave the yaris a rev to add some extra power to the jump.