Q: Can't get the serpentine belt back on

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The serpentine belt won't go back on. I need to know the order, or a diagram for it. Thank you
My car has an automatic transmission.

There should be a belt routing diagram either on the trim panel over the radiator or the underside of the hood. If not, most auto parts stores should have repair manuals available for your vehicle. If you would like a professional to do the work, a certified technician from YourMechanic can come to your location to replace the serpentine belt.

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