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Drive belt replacement Ford Explorer 1991 - 2001 Petrol 4.0 V6 SOHC

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Ford Explorer 1991 - 2001  | 4.0 V6 SOHC Auxiliary drive belt replacement

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1 The accessory drivebelt is located at the front of the engine. The single serpentine belt drives the water pump, alternator, power steering pump and air conditioning compressor. The condition and tension of the drivebelt is critical to the operation of the engine and accessories. Excessive tension causes bearing wear, while insufficient tension produces slippage, noise, component vibration and belt failure. Because of their composition and the high stress to which they are subjected, drivebelts stretch and continue to deteriorate as they get older. As a result, they must be periodically checked. The serpentine belt has an automatic tensioner and requires no adjustment for the life of the belt

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