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1995-1998 Ford E-350 Van 7.3 Diesel 8 Rib Belt Tensioner

Brand: OEM OEM
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Original price $ 98.95 - Original price $ 98.95
Original price
$ 98.95
$ 98.95 - $ 98.95
Current price $ 98.95

This Genuine OEM auto part is a 7.3 Diesel 8 Rib Belt Tensioner (part number F7TZ-6B209-AA) designed specifically for the 1995-1998 Ford E-350 Van with a 7.3 Diesel engine. It comes in the original manufacturer's packaging, ensuring its authenticity and compatibility with the vehicle. As a genuine OEM part, it offers a precise fit and matches the quality of the original belt tensioner installed by the manufacturer.

The 7.3 Diesel 8 Rib Belt Tensioner is a crucial component of the vehicle's engine belt system. It is responsible for maintaining proper tension on the engine belt, which drives various engine accessories such as the alternator, power steering pump, and air conditioning compressor. This genuine OEM part ensures the correct tension is applied to the belt, preventing slippage and ensuring the efficient operation of the engine accessories. By replacing the old or worn-out belt tensioner, it helps maintain optimal belt performance and extends the life of the belt in the Ford E-350 Van with a 7.3 Diesel engine.

Installation Instructions:

  1. Gather the necessary tools: a socket wrench set.
  2. Park the vehicle on a level surface and engage the parking brake.
  3. Locate the belt tensioner on the front of the engine, typically located near the alternator.
  4. Using the socket wrench, locate the tensioner pulley bolt and rotate it counterclockwise to release tension on the belt.
  5. Slide the old belt off the pulleys and remove it from the engine.
  6. Take the new genuine OEM 7.3 Diesel 8 Rib Belt Tensioner (part number F7TZ-6B209-AA) and position it in the correct location on the engine.
  7. Rotate the tensioner pulley counterclockwise again and slide the new belt onto the pulleys, ensuring it is properly aligned.
  8. Release the tensioner pulley, allowing it to apply tension to the belt.
  9. Double-check the belt's alignment and tension to ensure proper installation.

The entire replacement process typically takes approximately 15-30 minutes to complete, depending on the individual's skill level and experience with automotive repairs. It is recommended that individuals possess basic mechanical skills for this task. Following these step-by-step instructions will help ensure a successful installation of the Genuine OEM 7.3 Diesel 8 Rib Belt Tensioner on the 1995-1998 Ford E-350 Van with a 7.3 Diesel engine.

Vehicle Fitment:

Year Make Model Engine
1995-1998 Ford E-350 Van 7.3 Diesel

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