Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement at your home or office in Hallandale.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

582

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Andrew

23 years of experience
148 reviews
Andrew
23 years of experience
Andrew communicated well with me both before and during the appointment. He arrived when he said he would and did an excellent job with the repairs needed. I wouldn’t hesitate at all to have him work on my truck whenever needed in the future. His work is very much appreciated!

Wesley

7 years of experience
7 reviews
Wesley
7 years of experience
Wesley did a great job!!

Clarissa

25 years of experience
159 reviews
Clarissa
25 years of experience
I was very happy with the service Clarissa provided. She showed up on time, was courteous, professional and completed the work in the time that was estimated. This was the most pleasant experience I have had with a mechanic in years. I will definately be reaching out to Clarissa for future work. Thanks Clarissa!

Honorio

17 years of experience
757 reviews
Honorio
17 years of experience
Honest and hard working mechanic. Very informative and friendly, would recommend Honorio!

Chet

39 years of experience
439 reviews
Chet
39 years of experience
Another great experience with Chet. My 2004 Ford Ranger has over 190,000 miles and he has helped me on over four occasions. Each time my truck runs better than the lasts. Best of all, he is knowledgeable, humble, and about customer service. Couldn't ask for more.

Jonathan

33 years of experience
362 reviews
Jonathan
33 years of experience
Always excellent and efficient

Chris

18 years of experience
395 reviews
Chris
18 years of experience
Chris was prompt, friendly and did a great job.

Oscar

22 years of experience
72 reviews
Oscar
22 years of experience
Overall, I feel very satisfied with Oscars care of my vechicle. I already have recommended him to a couple of people so far. I look forward to making another appointment with him very soon.

Christopher

15 years of experience
32 reviews
Christopher
15 years of experience
Chris was great, he was very professional and transparent. Would definitely recommend his services.

Justin

14 years of experience
87 reviews
Justin
14 years of experience
He was very professional and courteous. He did it in less 30 minutes. He allowed me to see the work done and see the broken piece that was taken out. I felt comfortable and confident in the work and my car started right up.


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Hallandale?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2011 Chrysler 200 $308 $227.88 $79.99 8% $335.38
2013 Volkswagen Jetta $187 $106.78 $79.99 12% $214.28
2012 Volkswagen Jetta $181 $100.78 $79.99 13% $208.28
2015 BMW 750Li xDrive $412 $228.46 $183.97 13% $475.71
2008 Acura TL $188 $107.66 $79.99 12% $215.16
2013 Porsche Panamera $282 $178.23 $103.98 11% $317.98

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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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