Ford F-250 Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement at your home or office.

Our certified mechanics come to you・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Logo-yelp
CUSTOMERS LOVE US ON YELP
4.5 out of 5 (550 reviews)
Icon-warranty_badge-02
SERVICES BACKED BY OUR
12-Month, 12,000-Mile Warranty
How does YourMechanic work?    
Icon-quote-hiw
Get a quote

Choose from 600+ repair, maintenance, and diagnostic services, backed by our 12-month, 12,000-mile warranty.

Icon-calendar-hiw
Book an appointment

Tell us when to meet you at your home or office. We’ll send one of our vetted, top-rated mechanics.

Icon-fixed-hiw
Get your car fixed

Continue with your day while our mechanic fixes your car onsite. You pay only after the job is done.

Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement Estimate for Ford F-250

Ford F-250 Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement costs $112 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

YourMechanic Price
$80 to $182
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $10 -$102
Average Dealer price
$113 to 297
Average Shop price
$96 to 211
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1993 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$134.82Shop/Dealer Price$165.55 - $225.05
1983 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$146.76Shop/Dealer Price$180.54 - $249.05
1996 Ford F-250L6-4.9LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$148.62Shop/Dealer Price$182.82 - $252.69
1977 Ford F-250V8-6.6LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$158.76Shop/Dealer Price$195.51 - $273.01
1969 Ford F-250V8-5.0LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$163.56Shop/Dealer Price$201.48 - $282.55
1983 Ford F-250L6-4.9LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$163.56Shop/Dealer Price$201.47 - $282.52
1994 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$134.82Shop/Dealer Price$165.63 - $225.20
1986 Ford F-250V8-6.9L DieselService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$95.34Shop/Dealer Price$116.26 - $146.20
Show example Ford F-250 Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement prices

Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Serpentine/Drive Belt all about?

The serpentine/drive belt or v-belt is a rubber belt that connects the alternator, power steering, and AC to the part of the engine (crankshaft) which transfers the power from the engine to those components. Without this belt, the battery will not get charged and none of the electrical accessory components in the car will work. The serpentine belt and v-belt are also known as "drive belts."

Because of the high amount of heat in the engine, the belt can develop cracks over time and eventually break. If the belt breaks, the steering wheel will be difficult to turn and driving will be hazardous.

In some cars, water pumps are driven by the drive belts. If the belt breaks, water and coolant needed to keep the engine cool will not properly flow to the engine. The engine will overheat, potentially causing severe damage.

Belts

Keep in mind:

A car will either have a serpentine belt(s) or v-belt(s). Cars that have a serpentine belt will have one or two belts. Most modern cars have only one belt, driving all the engine accessory components. If the car has v-belts, it will most likely have four belts.

How it's done:

  • Inspect the belts for cracks.
  • Remove and replace any damaged belts.
  • Inspect pulleys and bearings.

Our recommendation:

A mechanic should inspect the drive belts during oil changes. If you hear a squealing noise from the engine, it is likely that the drive belts need adjustment or replacement.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Serpentine/Drive Belt?

  • Squealing noise coming from engine if the belt is loose or worn out.
  • Lack of steering if the belt is broken.
  • Battery Warning Light is on.
  • Engine overheats.

How important is this service?

The drive belts connect the engine to the alternator, air conditioning, power steering, and sometimes the water pump. These belts are how power is transferred from the engines to these other systems. When the belts break, the engine will be unable to transfer power to the alternator, air conditioning, and power steering. Since the alternator is responsible for charging your battery, a broken drive belt means that the electrical components won’t work in your vehicle. The power steering also will fail, which makes it difficult and dangerous to steer. If your car’s water pump is also connected to the drive belt then the engine will not have a properly functioning cooling system, and your vehicle will be likely to overheat.

Fast and easy Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement service at your home or office.

GET A QUOTE FOR YOUR CAR
Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee

Excellent Rating


Ford F-250 Repair

Average Rating

4.6/5

Number of Reviews

50

Rating Summary
48
0
0
0
2
48
0
0
0
2

Meet some of our expert Ford mechanics

Real customer reviews from Ford owners like you.

Dan

35 years of experience
475 reviews
Dan
35 years of experience
Dan was very nice and helpful in making the repairs to my vehicle. I would absolutely recommend him to others and will specifically ask for him when I need repairs in the future. Thanks.
2005 FORD FREESTAR - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT - ALPHARETTA, GEORGIA

Joel

17 years of experience
403 reviews
Joel
17 years of experience
Joel did a fantastic job, as usual. He was prompt and the service fixed the issues my car was experiencing.
2011 FORD FIESTA - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT - JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA

Shaun

6 years of experience
233 reviews
Shaun
6 years of experience
Mr. Fenner was very professional and provided a thorough report on my vehicle. He arrived early and answered all questions I had and was very friendly. I would ask for his services again for further repairs.
2005 FORD EXPLORER - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT - MESA, ARIZONA

Matthew

7 years of experience
116 reviews
Matthew
7 years of experience
MATTHEW- ON MY NEW RADAITOR JOB, GOES ABOVE AND BEYOND TO INSURE I WAS HAPPY, HE IS VERY THOURGH ON HIS WORK. BOTTOM LINE- I (THE CUSTOMER) AM HAPPY, AND WILL USE MATTS SERVICES AGAIN. TROY(LAS VEGAS).
1997 FORD TAURUS - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT - LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1993 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$134.82Shop/Dealer Price$165.55 - $225.05
1983 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$146.76Shop/Dealer Price$180.54 - $249.05
1996 Ford F-250L6-4.9LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$148.62Shop/Dealer Price$182.82 - $252.69
1977 Ford F-250V8-6.6LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$158.76Shop/Dealer Price$195.51 - $273.01
1969 Ford F-250V8-5.0LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$163.56Shop/Dealer Price$201.48 - $282.55
1983 Ford F-250L6-4.9LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$163.56Shop/Dealer Price$201.47 - $282.52
1994 Ford F-250V8-5.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$134.82Shop/Dealer Price$165.63 - $225.20
1986 Ford F-250V8-6.9L DieselService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementEstimate$95.34Shop/Dealer Price$116.26 - $146.20
Show example Ford F-250 Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement prices

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1-800-701-6230 · hi@yourmechanic.com