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@  White Regal GS : (26 March 2017 - 06:00 PM)

Looking for a GSX grille for my 99

@  WildGS : (25 March 2017 - 06:01 AM)

not sure if I cleaned them all up or not...it's getting hard to keep up

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:18 AM)

Haha this looks like a mess lol okay so no coy and paste it worked now just click on the blue link and you're good to go. Thanks Dave

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:16 AM)

Copy and paste this link into your browser== http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:15 AM)

*it looks like part of it

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:14 AM)

copy and paste the link I posted and use the second link I posted it should not have LINK behind the first one I wrote that but it looks likempart of it

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:13 AM)

Your going to have to coy

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:12 AM)

http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:11 AM)

http://www.regalgs.org/statuses/all/ LINK

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 05:11 AM)

Here you go Dave

@  WildGS : (25 March 2017 - 12:53 AM)

shoot me a link to one of the threads

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 12:27 AM)

WildGS, if you look in the "all updates" section there is a ton of spam a lot of Russian crap and how to lose weight. Just wanted to let you know..

@  Chrisolds : (25 March 2017 - 12:24 AM)

WildGS,

@  Crazyguy03 : (21 March 2017 - 05:09 AM)

Lmao Gy haha

@  WildGS : (16 March 2017 - 04:57 AM)

should be gone...keep reporting

@  Loly : (15 March 2017 - 11:55 PM)

This dude is posting porn on our site, he has to go and his posts deleted... zoonEmpannya9

@  Loly : (07 March 2017 - 11:58 PM)

It's two 'Wild & Crazy guys"

@  ithurtz : (04 March 2017 - 02:48 AM)

crazy and wild

@  Crazyguy03 : (02 March 2017 - 09:27 PM)

A WildGS appears !

@  buck531 : (28 February 2017 - 02:35 AM)

thanks.


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#1 Chi_Town

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 01:06 AM

Going through the pulleys I have been trying to figure out where this annoying squeeking has been comming from. Well it came down to changing the tensioner pulley out and it didn't fix the issue so i now just replaced the alternator but it still didn't fix the issue =(. While I was installing the alternator I noticed that while putting pressure onto the idler pulley to remove the belt, I kept hearing the squeek again, so im going to go with the idea that the issue is the tensioner itself.

Does anyone know where i can get a good used one ? Maybe a member here may have one !!

And maybe a general walk through with installing the part, I honestly need to get this part replaced ASAP because im sick of hearing the squeek.


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Posted 09 September 2010 - 01:37 AM

MORAD AUTO PARTS! Morad auto parts, morad auto parts!!!!!! I can't say enough good about that place fast, and affordable! Just tell him what you are looking for, He'll get it!

Just remember most everything on the tensioner is left-hand-thread!

Here's the website, but you might search his ebay store first ( link on the site)....


http://www.moradpartscompany.com/

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 02:48 AM

MORAD AUTO PARTS! Morad auto parts, morad auto parts!!!!!! I can't say enough good about that place fast, and affordable! Just tell him what you are looking for, He'll get it!

Just remember most everything on the tensioner is left-hand-thread!

Here's the website, but you might search his ebay store first ( link on the site)....


http://www.moradpartscompany.com/



Ok but is there possibly a write up of it? Or can somone give me the steps from start to finish as to what I need to do to replace it? I can't amagin it being difficult but I dont want to screw anything up =)

Thanks again kevandkaye appreciate the insight I deff will look through his store and contact him if he doesn't have what im looking for .


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Posted 09 September 2010 - 07:40 PM

the idler is easy to replace, just remove it by removing the bolt on the face and put on the new one. First take the belt off by releasing the tension on the tensioner with a wrench. This will be a good time to put a new belt on, not absolutely necessary but its good piece of mind and cheap so might as well do it. there is a diagram of the belt routing on a sticker that is in the engine compartment. this will be handy when it comes time to put the belt back on.

when it comes to pulleys, i do not recommend getting a used one. they are cheap enough that a used one doesnt make sense. esp since you dont know how many miles the used one has, it can go any day. do it right or do it twice! check rockauto, i bet you find a brand new one just as cheap as a used one.

I also recommend replacing it asap. a squealing idler means failure is eminent, and if its the acc belt if that goes you lose power steering, water pump, and alternator. not something you want happening when you're on the road.




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