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

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

582

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Tien

21 years of experience
897 reviews
Tien
21 years of experience
Great knowledgeable guy
Tien has a wonderful disposition to compliment his knowledge about his craft. He is resourceful, competent, and has the ability to put the customer at great ease, while explaining the process of his work, as well as, highlighting other areas that may be at risk for future service repair. He's very good.

Oreste

12 years of experience
114 reviews
Oreste
12 years of experience
Very professional, very clean, very fast. Knowledgeable and did i mention professional? I highly recommend him as your mechanic

Vinny

8 years of experience
29 reviews
Vinny
8 years of experience
Vinny came to my house on time to replace the driver belt tensioner, boost the battery and tell me that my power steering fiuld reservior bracket were missing. He also go out of his way to teach me a few things about how the car works. All in all very happy with his service.

Rodric

12 years of experience
334 reviews
Rodric
12 years of experience
replaced drive belt tensioner. no problems

Charles

32 years of experience
342 reviews
Charles
32 years of experience
Charles was quick and professional got the job done earlier than the estimated time making the whole process a very smooth experience would definitely recommend Charles.

Sidney

12 years of experience
63 reviews
Sidney
12 years of experience
He arrived on time, very personable, and did a great job in timely manner. I would definitely recommend him to my friends and use him again.

Richard

9 years of experience
265 reviews
Richard
9 years of experience
Richard , was very informative and knowledgeable about what I needed done .. Would definitely use this service again ... Thanks Herb

Robert

25 years of experience
333 reviews
Robert
25 years of experience
Robert show up on time and did what needed to be done in a timely manner, great service at a good price , will used him again A+++++

Matthew

17 years of experience
3 reviews
Matthew
17 years of experience
Matthew is extremely polite, personable, and a pleasure to deal with. He is both patient and thorough. He had to completely undo the work of another mechanic and locate all problems caused by their poor workmanship. He went above and beyond to ensure my vehicle was fixed completely and correctly. He takes pride in his work and it shows. I will be using Matthew for any and all future car repairs.

Chris

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


How much does Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement cost in Wildwood?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2013 Nissan Xterra $160 $80.05 $79.99 14% $187.55
2009 Ford Ranger $191 $111.05 $79.99 12% $218.55
2006 Saturn Ion $174 $94.22 $79.99 13% $201.72
2005 Audi A4 Quattro $347 $195.36 $151.98 13% $399.61
2006 BMW Z4 $262 $157.61 $103.98 12% $297.36
2006 Mercedes-Benz CL55 AMG $333 $181.10 $151.98 13% $385.35

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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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