ALTERNATOR BELT REPLACEMENT.
This task covers:
Tool Kit, General Mechanic's: Automotive
TM or Para
Right side access cover
Loosen screw (1) on mounting ear (2) using a
1/2 in. open end wrench.
Loosen nut (3) using a ratchet and 3/4 in.
Pivot alternator (4) and remove belt (5).
Install belt (5) on alternator (4), and pivot
alternator away from engine until thumb
pressure at center of belt causes approximately
1/2 in. (13 mm) deflection.
Tighten screw (1) to 24 Ib-ft (33 Nm) using a
torque wrench and 1/2 in. socket.
Tighten nut (3) using a ratchet and 3/4 in.
END OF TASK
Follow-on maintenance: Close right access cover (para 3-5)