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YourMechanic Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

569

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Dan

37 years of experience
722 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
Great job...great experience...I was a referral and I will recommend Dan and Your Mechanic to my friends
I have used your mechanic services before and had a better experience from the way he was acting as if he really didn't want to work on my car but I was appreciative that he tighten the loose part for me . Also I feel that it wasn't necessary to press the pedal to the metal in my car I think just cranking it up and letting it run would have been fair enough. He also made a statement that he had to drive an hour to get there like really why work as a mobile mechanic if you have a problem with traveling.

Fred

15 years of experience
329 reviews
Fred
15 years of experience
Excellent! Highly recommended!

Gustavo

15 years of experience
41 reviews
Gustavo
15 years of experience
As I stated in a review for Gustavo on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, he is a sincere, professional mechanic! I am very satisfied with Mr. Gonzalez’s expertise! Thank you and, when needed, I will request your company and Gustavo Gonzalez! Continued Blessings, Sandy Arneson

Chris

14 years of experience
409 reviews
Chris
14 years of experience
Great service, nice person!

Fadi

18 years of experience
85 reviews
Fadi
18 years of experience
Fadi was great. Knowledgeable and efficient. Showed up early and got the job done on time, all while I was at work so I didn't have to take any time out of my workday to get the car fixed. Definitely recommend.

Richard

19 years of experience
461 reviews
Richard
19 years of experience

Carlos

26 years of experience
28 reviews
Carlos
26 years of experience
Carlos was great! Very friendly, loves to talk about just about anything. He was very helpful in working with me to understand what was going on with my truck. I would definitely recommend him in the future!

John

18 years of experience
420 reviews
John
18 years of experience
A1 mechanic!

William

32 years of experience
204 reviews
William
32 years of experience
great

Daniel

19 years of experience
272 reviews
Daniel
19 years of experience
Did a great job, was knowledgeable and friendly.


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Bloomington?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Bloomington. Our mechanics in Bloomington 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 Bloomington.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2007 GMC Envoy $135 $55.17 $79.99 16% $162.67
2009 Hummer H3 $167 $86.62 $79.99 14% $194.12
2008 Chevrolet Impala $190 $110.04 $79.99 12% $217.54
2011 Infiniti EX35 $344 $263.94 $79.99 7% $371.44
2012 Lincoln MKZ $318 $238.48 $79.99 7% $345.98
2013 Ford Mustang $184 $103.63 $79.99 13% $211.13

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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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