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How do you change a belt on a Kia Spectra?

How to Replace the Alternator Belt in a KIA Spectra 5
  1. Park the KIA Spectra and engage the parking brake.
  2. Locate the alternator on the top driver side of the engine.
  3. Loosen the bottom alternator pivot bolt with the ratchet, extension and a socket.
  4. Loosen the locking nut in the center of the alternator adjustment bracket with the ratchet and a socket.

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Also, how do you change a belt on a 2002 Kia Spectra?

How to Replace the Alternator Belt on a 2002 KIA Spectra

  1. Lift the car hood and disconnect the ground cable from the battery´s negative terminal. In the engine compartment, locate the alternator.
  2. Locate the alternator belt and loosen it from its pulleys by applying pressure to the alternator and moving it in the direction of the engine.
  3. Install the new alternator belt.

One may also ask, how do you change a serpentine belt on a Kia Rio? How to Replace a KIA Serpentine Belt

  1. Drive the front wheels of the Kia onto the ramps.
  2. Climb under the front end with the serpentine belt tool.
  3. Slide the belt off the tensioner pulley with your other hand and then relax the tensioner and remove the tool.
  4. Pull the belt off the pulleys and out from under the engine well by hand.

Similarly, it is asked, does 2007 Kia Spectra have timing belt?

Timing belts are cheap -â new engines are not! They are available for the following Kia Spectra years: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 09, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02, 01, 00. This part is also sometimes called Kia Spectra Timing Belts.

Can a timing belt last 200 000 miles?

Your owner's manual is a good resource and will indicate the mileage interval recommended for your specific vehicle make and model. Depending on the manufacturer of the vehicle, mileage ranges for recommended timing belt replacement is anywhere from 60,000 miles to 100,000 miles and 6-10 years old.

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