Where is the tensioner pulley to tighten the serpentine belt on a 2000 Chevy Silverado?

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If you're standing at the front of the truck and looking into the engine compartment the tension pulley is on the left side about half way down.

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To keep tension on the belt so as not to slip.

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Know what price you should pay to get your vehicle fixed.The average cost for a drive belt tensioner replacement is between $209 and $239.Labor costs are estimated between $73 and $94 while parts are priced between $136 and $145.Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

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Would a rear end off a 1994 Chevy Silverado work on a 1999 Chevy Silverado?

it could but you might need to trim the rear a little

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Top rear of engine, under the distributor on drivers side. Best reached for R&R with distributor removed.

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What causes a serpentine belt to slip off?

Slipping can be the result of a loss of belt tension (or a weak automatic tensioner) or pulley misalignment.When the belt slips off the track, the friction between the belt and accessory drive pulleys causes the belt to overheat.If you hear a high pitched squealing noise, it's probably time for a...

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