Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement at your home or office in Haddon Heights.

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YourMechanic Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

593

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David

26 years of experience
142 reviews
David
26 years of experience
Great!

Theodore

14 years of experience
1088 reviews
Theodore
14 years of experience
Theodore diagnosed and fixed a problem with my tensioner and belt that multiple other mechanics missed. Great communication and service. Highly recommend!

Jay

35 years of experience
705 reviews
Jay
35 years of experience
He was very helpful, knowledgeable and thorough. He went above and beyond to explain everything to me and answer all my questions. I will definitely be booking him again.

Jason

18 years of experience
69 reviews
Jason
18 years of experience
Jason was great. He showed up early and fixed the issue requested no problem. He was professional and listened to what the issues were. He acknowledged that he would do some research about other issues I have on the car.

Christopher

18 years of experience
141 reviews
Christopher
18 years of experience
He did a great job

Kemoy

20 years of experience
58 reviews
Kemoy
20 years of experience
Very good mechanic, did everything he could to get the job done. 5 stars!

Jamahl

18 years of experience
830 reviews
Jamahl
18 years of experience
best mechanic ever

Rodric

12 years of experience
338 reviews
Rodric
12 years of experience
Rodric was great, quickly fixed my tensioner and replaced the belt. Will be calling for other repairs!

Lucas

19 years of experience
841 reviews
Lucas
19 years of experience
Great!

Keith

24 years of experience
229 reviews
Keith
24 years of experience
Keith is the best! I have been happy with him every time!


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Haddon Heights?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2012 Dodge Durango $182 $101.82 $79.99 13% $209.32
2004 Mazda B4000 $141 $61.11 $79.99 16% $168.61
2014 Honda CR-V $180 $99.93 $79.99 13% $207.43
2007 BMW 525xi $238 $157.61 $79.99 10% $265.11
2012 Audi A6 Quattro $298 $178.23 $119.98 12% $339.48
2007 Chevrolet Corvette $190 $109.55 $79.99 12% $217.05

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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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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.

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