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post #16 of 19 Old 02-26-2012, 09:20 PM
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Wow, never realized the ZJ 4.0 was so different from the XJ 4.0!

Ok, so my post #12 is irrelevant.

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post #17 of 19 Old 02-27-2012, 12:31 PM Thread Starter
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It has a Gates Micro-V AT belt on it right now
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post #18 of 19 Old 02-28-2012, 09:11 AM Thread Starter
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If the belt is tensioned on within a certain requirement, would taking it off change that?
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post #19 of 19 Old 02-28-2012, 10:09 AM
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If you loosen the idler pulley bolt,and loosen the tension adjusting bolt,and remove the belt, the tension will be adversely affected.
Refer to illustration , and text on page 7-42 ,as displayed.

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