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    how to change aux belt

    anyone done a diy on the aux belt?

    we have a 1.7 cdti 80bhp and the belt squeals

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    I would draw a diagram of the route of the belt & then with a 15mm spanner lever the tensioner back (anti-clockwise I think, but be careful the spring is strong, unhook the old belt & replace with new!

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    Quote Originally Posted by kingsblue View Post
    I would draw a diagram of the route of the belt & then with a 15mm spanner lever the tensioner back (anti-clockwise I think, but be careful the spring is strong, unhook the old belt & replace with new!
    ditto but easier with a socket

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    cheers

    does anyone have the diagram at all?

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    just roughly draw what route yours takes its not that hard to copy, or has yours snapped/missing already?

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