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Unread 06-10-2013, 09:28 AM   #1
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5.2L V8 AC Bypass belt size?

So my air conditioning hasn't worked since I've gotten my jeep and lately the pulley on the compressor has started making an awful screech/squealing noise when I accelerate and sometimes just at idle and I noticed there is a diagram under the hood showing how to bypass it. Does anyone know the belt size I will need for this? Has anyone done this?

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Unread 06-10-2013, 12:00 PM   #2
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yea, 82.5" V8 I think, 79.5" I6
try searching here to be sure
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Unread 06-10-2013, 12:23 PM   #3
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I think you're right with 82.5 for the V8. Bought mine a while back so I don't have the package anymore, but I'm about 90% sure that's it too
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Unread 06-10-2013, 12:25 PM   #4
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All I know is forget the I6 belt it has 6 grooves and won't fit the v8 7 groove pulleys.
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Unread 06-10-2013, 12:42 PM   #5
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Alright thanks for the info guys
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Unread 06-10-2013, 01:44 PM   #6
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Damn, I just replaced a 4.0 belt and bypassed the A/C. it was 76".

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