5 Tricks To Solving Belt Noise
If engineers get it wrong, the belt will be noisy or rob the engine of power. For technicians, the job is even tougher.
Why Do Some Belts Fail?
It doesn’t matter if it is a v-belt, serpentine belt or stretch belt, all belts need friction to operate.
Belt Measuring Tool (VIDEO)
Use the correct tool to measure the effective belt length at the cord line. This video is sponsored by Continental.
Timing Belt Kit Unboxing (Video)
Make sure to replace timing belts at recommended service intervals. This video is sponsored by Continental.
Stretch Belt Inspection And Installation (Video)
When inspecting a stretch belt, measure the depths of the groove. This video is sponsored by Continental.
Serpentine Drive Belt Kit Unboxing (Video)
Most cars today have a single belt drive system that runs all the important accessories. Sponsored by Continental.
How To Measure Belt Wear (Video)
Belts wearing out isn’t a new phenomenon but is important to keep track of. This video is sponsored by Continental.
Understanding Belt-In-Oil Timing Systems
Oil contamination of the belt drive has been a death sentence, due to the rubber and fiber construction of the belt.
Accessory Drive Belt Service and Science (VIDEO)
Accessory drive belts are not generic. This video is sponsored by Litens.
What Causes Belt Wear Acceleration? (VIDEO)
Any misalignment in the system can accelerate belt wear. This video is sponsored by The Group Training Academy.