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  1. Fan Belt Squeal When I Turn On The A/C

    Heating & Cooling
    1500 SXT 3.7L v6 - here's a little history. I had a bird fly up into the engine compartment and get the alternator all whacked out. I replaced the Alternator and the fan clutch and fan. Put on a new belt while I was under there since there was 100k on the truck. Now when I turn on the AC the...
  2. Belt, Alternator/Pulleys squeeking at idle?

    2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    While my 5.7L is idling it has a constant squeak like the belt is slipping but its not, almost sounds like the pulleys either on the alternator or air conditioning compressor are making the noise. Any ideas? Do I need a new belt?
  3. An entirely new set of issues...

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    So I just installed a new water pump on my 01'. Now I'm having an issue, the belt seems to be making a popping noise coming from the WP pulley to the crank pulley. I've taken the belt off and ran the motor for a few seconds to make certain it was not a more serious issue. Any ideas why this...
  4. 2001 Ram 1500 5.2 - belt chirp/squeal

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    This is my first post so bear with me. I've replaced both the serpentine tensioner and idler pulley, and can't seem to get rid of this belt chirp/squeal. It will chirp at idle when its really cold or if you rev the engine in neutral or park, While driving it normally doesn't squeal until it is...
  5. help?

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    ok i have 2010 TRX4 5.7l hemi i have a fairly loud squeal that is constant at all speed/rpm heard best at idle obviously. its not belt or tensioner it is a diff sound. dealership has not even figured it out nor did they have a clue. does anyone have same issue or prob? i have also had...
  6. Belt Squeal

    3.9L V6 Specifc Topics
    I just replaced the tensioner pulley which fixed the grinding, bad bearing noise. but now the belt has a constant squeal.. any ideas?? I replaced just the pulley, the mount didn't need replaced. After changing it, I drove for a day and then the next morning it started squealing. Is the belt...
  7. Squeaking at aroung 3k rpms and getting on the gas

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, it's been awhile since I've posted on here and last thing I posted about was my transmission problem (which is now fixed, thankfully) but I have run into another, less severe problem. The truck squeaks at around 3000 rpm and I've been told it might be an idler pulley or other sort of...
  8. Serpentine Belt Still Squeals!!!

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    1999 Dodge Ram 1500, 5.2 Magnum Replaced the belt 4 times in the past month along with the following: Idle pulley Fan clutch Belt tensioner Power Steering pulley AC compressor, clutch (6 months ago) The belt still squeals! This is driving me crazy, the garage has no answer... As soon as you...
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