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YourMechanic Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service in Atlanta

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4.7/5

Number of Reviews

15

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Melvin

15 years of experience
221 reviews
Melvin
15 years of experience

Abdul

9 years of experience
395 reviews
Abdul
9 years of experience
Over all it okay for work.
Abdul was great. If I need any more service I will request him.

James

6 years of experience
126 reviews
James
6 years of experience
James was punctual, friendly and professional. He even followed up later in the evening to make sure everything was fine. I was skeptical about booking an appointment with a random mechanic, but James did not disappoint. I'm so glad I found YourMechanic and will definitely utilize this service again!

Tavaris

12 years of experience
93 reviews
Tavaris
12 years of experience
Was on time, explained the problem, and fixed it.

Mike

20 years of experience
53 reviews
Mike
20 years of experience
He arrived early and ready to work and took his time making sure all was in order. I would gladly recommend Mike and use him again for myself.

Robert

35 years of experience
126 reviews
Robert
35 years of experience
Good job

Andrew

23 years of experience
142 reviews
Andrew
23 years of experience
My first time experience was very great Andrew you was amazing thank you very much....

Donald

38 years of experience
124 reviews
Donald
38 years of experience
Donald was courteous and professional. He explained what he was going to do and showed me as well. He also took the time to show me the things he recommends to be fixed in the future.

Jose

13 years of experience
199 reviews
Jose
13 years of experience
Jose did an excellent job working on the car. He showed me what was wrong with my power steering pump and set me up with another quote on the spot. Definitely very good at making things really esay!

Collins

10 years of experience
112 reviews
Collins
10 years of experience
My truck has been parked for weeks and several mechanics looked it over. Only Collins could get it up and running. He was on time fo his appointment, friendly, need professional and fast. I am so thankful that he was sent to do this job. He will be the only one I select to do any automobile repair in the future.


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Atlanta?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Atlanta. Our mechanics in Atlanta are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Atlanta.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2009 Chevrolet Express 3500 $167 $86.62 $79.99 14% $194.12
2009 Ford E-250 $131 $51.01 $79.99 17% $158.51
2009 Chrysler 300 $182 $101.82 $79.99 13% $209.32
2013 BMW X5 $251 $114.73 $135.98 15% $297.48
2013 BMW 760Li $378 $217.61 $159.98 12% $432.61
2005 Audi S4 $589 $341.13 $247.96 12% $674.38

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Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service

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.

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