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Old 12-07-2010, 11:24 AM
mopar9012 mopar9012 is offline
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Im going to replace my main belt on my 3.0, the timing belt I guess it is. I read somewhere that the gatorback belts are the best? is that true? can you get those at the parts store? and how hard are these belts to replace?
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Old 12-07-2010, 11:36 AM
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Default Re: replacing belt...gatorback?

The Gatorback is the best I think. Put one on my truck and love it. Helped a friend put one on his truck too. Got it at the local parts store. The hardest part about changing it is getting on the belt tensioner to move it.
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Old 12-07-2010, 11:46 AM
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Default Re: replacing belt...gatorback?

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Im going to replace my main belt on my 3.0, the timing belt I guess it is. I read somewhere that the gatorback belts are the best? is that true? can you get those at the parts store? and how hard are these belts to replace?
the gatorback is the best belt but it is actually the serp belt you are replacing ......not the timing belt
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Old 12-07-2010, 10:33 PM
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Default Re: replacing belt...gatorback?

gotcha.
Im probably going to try and change it next week when I dont have finals
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