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Automotive Tips from Gary?s Auto Tech: Serpentine Belt System Wear

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Farmington Hills drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will n... Read More

Automotive Tips from Gary?s Auto Tech: Serpentine Belt Tensioner

The serpentine belt tensioner applies pressure to the serpentine belt, maintaining optimal tension to drive the accessories like the alternator and A/C compressor. At Gary?s Auto Tech we know that the service life of the belt tensioner is the same as the belt itself, so they should always be repl... Read More

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