Thread: Serpentine Belt
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Old 05-06-2000, 03:48 PM
jeffsr jeffsr is offline
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The shock is just that, a shock absorber. It damps out standing waves and vibration in the belt system. It does not apply any useful tension to the pully. Look at where it is located. The picture should speak for itself.

Jeff L
1987 300e
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