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

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

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Alex

14 years of experience
435 reviews
Alex
14 years of experience
Overall experience was very good.
The best mechanic ever!! Straight forward, let you know what options you have!!

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!

Jeremiah

11 years of experience
72 reviews
Jeremiah
11 years of experience
He was early and efficient. Overall a great mechanic.

Sergio

43 years of experience
46 reviews
Sergio
43 years of experience
Nice guy and knew what he was talking about

Ruben

15 years of experience
80 reviews
Ruben
15 years of experience
Ruben did a great job , will book him in the future.

Horus

9 years of experience
81 reviews
Horus
9 years of experience
Honest and knowledgeable

Jose

8 years of experience
52 reviews
Jose
8 years of experience
Very professional. Arrived on time, very knowledgable , prepared with parts incase of the unexpected and work was completed timely! Awesome Job!

Refugio

15 years of experience
51 reviews
Refugio
15 years of experience
It was a pleasure having Refugio work on my car. He was very understanding and went above and beyond to make sure I was satisfied.

Joshua

9 years of experience
4 reviews
Joshua
9 years of experience

Dan

37 years of experience
722 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
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.


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Lyons?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2013 Mazda 3 $324 $244.24 $79.99 7% $351.74
2008 Saturn Vue $190 $110.04 $79.99 12% $217.54
2011 Volkswagen GTI $235 $155.48 $79.99 10% $262.98
2014 BMW 750Li $412 $228.46 $183.97 13% $475.71
2015 BMW 750i $412 $228.46 $183.97 13% $475.71
2005 Jaguar S-Type $170 $90.16 $79.99 13% $197.66

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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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