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  • Includes:   Pulley

This replacement serpentine belt tensioner is just what you need to get your vehicle in good working order again! If you are hearing a whirring noise from the front of your engine or if your belt often screeches you may be in need of a new belt tensioner. This part commonly wears out between 60,000 and 70,000 Miles. If it fails suddenly it can leave you stranded.

Specifications:

  • Brand new, not rebuilt or remanufactured
  • Includes pulley
  • Replaces dealer part number: 53030958AE
  • Direct replacement
  • Built to strict quality control standards
  • 76 mm diameter pulley

This tensioner makes a great replacement and has good cost savings over a dealer unit.

Item Condition: New

Attention California Customers:

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by our limited lifetime warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will replace the part free of charge.

  1. step : Remove the serpentine belt (0:42)
    • Pop the hood.
    • Locate your serpentine belt routing diagram
    • Use your 15 mm socket and ratchet to release tension from the serpentine belt tensioner.
    • Remove the serpentine belt.
    • Observe your serpentine belt.
    • Replace your serpentine belt if you find any cracks on the smooth side, or you noticed any snapped cord poking out of the belt, fraying or excessive wear.
  2. step : Remove the serpentine belt tensioner (1:05)
    • Use your 13 mm socket and ratchet to unbolt the serpentine belt tensioner.
    • You may need to employ a breaker bar to get the bolt loose.
    • Remove the old serpentine belt tensioner pulley and set it aside.
  3. step : Install the new serpentine belt tensioner (1:47)
    • Mount your tensioner pulley.
    • Use your 13 mm socket and ratchet to secure the new serpentine belt tensioner from 1A Auto.
  4. step : Install the serpentine belt (2:26)
    • Procure your serpentine belt diagram
    • Start looping the serpentine belt around the pulleys.
    • With your 15 mm socket and ratchet, release the tension from the serpentine belt to loop the serpentine belt over the last pulley.

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet
  • 1/2 Inch Breaker Bar

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 15mm Socket
  • 13mm Socket

Customer Q&A
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Does this come with the center bolt for installation?
George G July 15, 2019
This kit will not include the center bolt.
Emma F July 16, 2019
What is the torque spec for tension bolts ?
Tim R February 23, 2020
Thank you for your inquiry. We would suggest referencing a Haynes manual for your vehicle, or contacting a local dealership with the vehicles 17-digit VIN to get this specification. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
Anthony C February 23, 2020

Fits the following Makes:

Year Make Model Description
2007-2009Chrysler Aspen Chrysler Aspen V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2000-2003Dodge Dakota Dodge Dakota V8 4.7L with 76mm Outside Diameter Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2010Dodge Dakota Dodge Dakota V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2010Dodge Dakota Dodge Dakota V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2000-2003Dodge Durango Dodge Durango V8 4.7L with 76mm Outside Diameter Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2009Dodge Durango Dodge Durango V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2009Dodge Durango Dodge Durango V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2007-2011Dodge Nitro Dodge Nitro V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2002-2003Dodge Ram 1500 Truck Dodge Ram 1500 Truck V6 3.7L with 76mm Outside Diameter Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2002-2003Dodge Ram 1500 Truck Dodge Ram 1500 Truck V8 4.7L with 76mm Outside Diameter Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2010Dodge Ram 1500 Truck Dodge Ram 1500 Truck V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2010Dodge Ram 1500 Truck Dodge Ram 1500 Truck V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2006-2010Jeep Commander (XK) Jeep Commander (XK) V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2006-2009Jeep Commander (XK) Jeep Commander (XK) V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2009Jeep Grand Cherokee Jeep Grand Cherokee V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2005-2010Jeep Grand Cherokee Jeep Grand Cherokee V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2002-2003Jeep Liberty Jeep Liberty V6 3.7L with 76mm Outside Diameter Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2004-2012Jeep Liberty Jeep Liberty V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2006-2008Mitsubishi Raider Mitsubishi Raider V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2006-2007Mitsubishi Raider Mitsubishi Raider V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2011-2013Ram 1500 Truck Ram 1500 Truck V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2011-2013Ram 1500 Truck Ram 1500 Truck V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2011Ram Dakota Ram Dakota V6 3.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
2011Ram Dakota Ram Dakota V8 4.7L Serpentine Belt Tensioner
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