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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

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Jamahl

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

Jonathan

11 years of experience
146 reviews
Jonathan
11 years of experience
Jonathan was on time, very nice, knowledgeable, and went above and beyond to get my car fixed. He was out in wet crappy weather but kept a smile the whole time.

Rod

15 years of experience
210 reviews
Rod
15 years of experience
Rod did a great job fixing my job, he was on time, courtesy and trustworthy. I would recommend him to any of my family and friends

Michael

23 years of experience
198 reviews
Michael
23 years of experience
He was knowledgeable and competent. Arrived early and completed the job fast.

Dexter

13 years of experience
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Dexter
13 years of experience
He knows what he does.Very friendly.I give him A++++++. Th

Brikk

16 years of experience
378 reviews
Brikk
16 years of experience
Brikkwas on time .did a great job.highly recommend him

Chris

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

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.

Javier

17 years of experience
32 reviews
Javier
17 years of experience
Javier was very professional, extremely knowledgeable and very customer focused. He took great pains to ensure that my expectations were met. Even as other issues surfaced with the car he worked to keep cost in line with various recommendations. It was my first experience with Your Mechanic and I am happy to say that it was a very pleasant one. I would certainly use the service again and would welcome the opportunity for Javier to be the one to perform that service.

Grzegorz

39 years of experience
473 reviews
Grzegorz
39 years of experience
Very helpful and professional. Thanks Gregory.


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Hamtramck?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2004 Ford Focus $151 $70.52 $79.99 15% $178.02
2013 Toyota RAV4 $236 $155.79 $79.99 10% $263.29
2004 Isuzu Axiom $168 $88.01 $79.99 14% $195.51
2006 Mercedes-Benz CLK350 $239 $150.97 $87.98 11% $269.22
2011 Lincoln Town Car $136 $56.41 $79.99 16% $163.91
2011 Ford Mustang $167 $86.84 $79.99 14% $194.34

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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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