Belt Tension Archives - UnderhoodService
Engineering Better Belt Systems

An accessory drive belt is always both speeding up and slowing down.

VIDEO: Belt Tension And Friction Levels

Belt tension creates friction between the belt and the pulleys. This video is sponsored by Litens.

Cure Belt Noise: New And Old Technology Solutions

A worn automatic belt tensioner has consequences beyond a loose belt.

How Belts, Tensioners And Misfires Are Connected

Modern crankshaft position sensors measure more than the position of the crankshaft.

Understanding Belt Friction And Tension

Misalignment and bearing wear can cause the belt to track off-center.

VIDEO: Measuring Belt Tension With A Krikit Gauge

Andrew Markel describes the usage of a krikit gauge and how it can inform you of the health of an accessory belt. Sponsored by Continental.