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Re: 4000csq belt squeeking at start
From: Aleksander Mierzwa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: 'Ian J Haseltine' <email@example.com>
Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
Date: 05 January 1998 14:06
Subject: RE: 4000csq belt squeeking at start
>I just wanted to ask a this question when this thread emerged: have
>other I-5 owners noticed that they need to tighten the alternator belt
No, I never had to tighten the belt that broke on Christmas day (new in
February 97) although the car covers over 1000 miles every month.
>I don't have to say it's a BIG PITA given the adjusting
>mechanism is probably the most stupid design I've ever seen
I thought that it was a particularly good system - most other cars that I
have owned have required 3 or 4 hands to adjust the alternator.
88 Ur quattro