Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement at your home or office in Sun City Center.

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YourMechanic Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Service

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

557

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Rey

Rey

23 years of experience
103 reviews
Rey
23 years of experience
Wow! Rey went above and beyond to get my car fixed and explain everything in detail. I had a quote from a previous mechanic about all the things "wrong" with my car that needed immediate attention. Rey explained what was really wrong with the car and what needed to get done. And it was for less than what the other guys quoted. Thank you so much for your professionalism and kindness.
Rey was a great mechanic. He showed up on time and was very friendly. In addition to fixing the issue, he also helped me check the tire pressures. Great person, and will definitely book him again.
Dan

Dan

37 years of experience
702 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
Dan showed up on time then got right to work and finished the job quickly. Vehicle runs great and no more Power Steering whine! Dan knows what he is doing!! I would be happy to hire him again to take care of any of my vehicles!!!
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.
Joel

Joel

19 years of experience
716 reviews
Joel
19 years of experience
Joel is always polite and courteous. He tells it like it is and he is very quick to fix it. He is the only that I have used from YourMechanic I trust so far.
Joel is AWESOME! He has worked on my car a few times now. Each time he has been on time, friendly, knowledgeable, professional, courteous and discusses with you what he's going to do to the car. He gets to work very quickly and always finishes in a timely manner. He's very knowledgeable and I have confidence in him when he fixes my car. It's hard to find an honest mechanic that you can trust and I can truly say that I have found that in Joel. I know 100% that what he tells me is what I need to do to my car. I was concerned on this last visit, that my car was going to cost more than what I had originally planned. Joel actually save me money on this job! I have nothing but good things to say about Joel. I will always call upon Joel when my car needs repair. I have the utmost confidence in Joel and I feel very comfortable in recommending him! He's just the best! Thank you, Joel!
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Jesus

14 years of experience
68 reviews
Jesus
14 years of experience
very nice and friendly
Adrian

Adrian

10 years of experience
39 reviews
Adrian
10 years of experience
he was great
Eduardo

Eduardo

20 years of experience
57 reviews
Eduardo
20 years of experience
Good mechanic! Very Professional! Came inspected my car, found EXACTLY what the problem was, showed me, came back the next day and got right on it !!!!
Chris

Chris

20 years of experience
1543 reviews
Chris
20 years of experience
As last time, he was on time, friendly, knowledgeable and explained everything to me & last but not least the price was less. I am very pleased.
Chris

Chris

9 years of experience
277 reviews
Chris
9 years of experience
Excellent. Did a great job. Very professional and thorough. Took the time to explain everything to us and answered all our questions. Will definitely use again.
Rod

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
Zachar

Zachar

40 years of experience
41 reviews
Zachar
40 years of experience
excellent


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Sun City Center?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2010 Volkswagen Jetta $187 $106.78 $79.99 12% $214.28
2005 Pontiac Montana $146 $65.81 $79.99 15% $173.31
2006 Volvo V70 $181 $100.86 $79.99 13% $208.36
2014 Lincoln MKT $196 $115.63 $79.99 12% $223.13
2008 Mercedes-Benz GL450 $295 $150.97 $143.98 14% $344.47
2007 Porsche Cayman $349 $108.73 $239.97 19% $431.23

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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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