Saturn L200 Drive Belt Tensioner 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.

Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for Saturn L200

Saturn L200 Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $138 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

YourMechanic Price
$138 to $148
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $68
Average Dealer price
$229
Average Shop price
$168
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
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.40 - $367.21
2003 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.46 - $367.33
2002 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.42 - $367.25
Show example Saturn L200 Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement prices

Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Drive Belt Tensioner all about?

A Drive Belt Tensioner is a pulley mounted to either a spring mechanism or to an adjustable pivot point that is used to keep constant tension on your serpentine belt. That is the big long belt in the front of your engine.

The tensioner rides on the outside surface of the belt to put pressure, or tension, on the belt and against the pulleys that drive things like the alternator, power steering, air conditioner, etc.

Keep in mind:

Tensioners usually come with pulleys; they are normally replaced together. Also, when replacing a tensioner, the drive belt usually must be removed. A mechanic may recommend replacing the belt as well.

How it's done:

  • Check for any noise in the engine (usually a squeaky or grinding noise).
  • Remove the drive belt(s) (in most cases).
  • Inspect drive belt pulleys.
  • Check the drive belt tensioner.
  • Remove and replace the tensioner if faulty.
  • Start car to see if noise is gone.

Our recommendation:

Your drive belt tensioner should always be inspected when your drive belt is serviced. During routine maintenance and inspection, your drive belt system should be reviewed to make sure that all the components are in working order. The drive belt tensioner will usually last longer than the drive belts, so as long as your tensioner is inspected or replaced when your drive belts are, your belt system should remain in good shape.

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

Unusual noise (squeaky or grinding sound) every time you start the engine.

How important is this service?

The air conditioning, power steering, and alternator in your vehicle are given power through the drive belt. The belt is attached to both the crankshaft and these systems, and transfers power from the engine to drive each of these components. The drive belt tensioner is responsible for keeping the tension in the drive belt, which allows it to continue moving and transferring power. When the drive belt tensioner fails, the tension in the drive belt will begin to diminish, and the vehicle will not operate as well.

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

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

Meet some of our expert Saturn mechanics

Real customer reviews from Saturn owners like you.

Joel

17 years of experience
348 reviews
Joel
17 years of experience
Joel was prompt and very friendly. I've had an extremely bad experience with another mobile mechanic. I pledged not to ever use another . Your website had a melting point, but Joel made me a believer. I most definitely will be a repeat customer.
2000 SATURN SL1 - CAR STARTER REPAIR - JACKSONVILLE, FL

Tyler

23 years of experience
178 reviews
Tyler
23 years of experience
Tyler is not only professional, but in a personal way he shows he actually cares about you and your vehicle. I would highly recommend his services.
2001 SATURN L200 - OIL/FLUID LEAK - LEAGUE CITY, TX

Matthew

29 years of experience
130 reviews
Matthew
29 years of experience
Very knowledgeable.
2001 SATURN L200 - ALTERNATOR - WILLIAMSBURG, VA

Chris

14 years of experience
46 reviews
Chris
14 years of experience
great
2001 SATURN SL2 - CAR IS RUNNING HOTTER THAN NORMAL - SUGAR LAND, TX
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
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.40 - $367.21
2003 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.46 - $367.33
2002 Saturn L200L4-2.2LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.90Shop/Dealer Price$254.42 - $367.25
Show example Saturn L200 Drive Belt Tensioner 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