Hot Rod Forum banner

belts

  1. Major Start-up Squeal

    Engine
    Hello, i have a 1986 chevy K10 that squeals a lot when i start her up. i think that its related to the belt that goes from the crank to the water pump to the alternator. there is only about 1/4 of the water pump pully touching the belt. could this be that reason for the squeal? the first...
  2. Are my belts arranged correctly?

    Hotrodding Basics
    I have a 350 sbc with a alt. on the passenger side, a/c compressor and power steering pump on the drivers side. The pictures are not great. Alt pulley- 1 groove Power steering pulley- 2 groove Water pump pulley- 1 groove Crank pulley- 3 groove Standing in front of the engine....... The first...
  3. Belt squeals

    Hotrodding Basics
    My belt squeals when I first start up after the car sits for a few weeks or so. Not sure if its the alternator or ac belt. Should I just replace all the belts on my 350 sbc, I've tried tighting them. I also added a chrome pulley on the alternator some time ago, not sure if that could be causing...
Top