Fix A Squeaky Belt!
Over time, the belt tensioner on 1979, 1982, 1983 and 1984 Mustangs can wear out causing belt slippage, squeaking, and loss of power. Get it fixed quickly and easily with this belt tensioner! With this tensioner, your belt stays aligned, automatically maintains correct accessory belt tension, dampens normal accessory system vibrations, eliminates the need to adjust belts, and optimizes belt life. This tensioner is a direct replacement and installs in minutes! Pair it up with a Goodyear Gatorback serpentine belt to restore your Fox Body's accessory drive.
- Does not fit 1980-1981 4.2L
- Fits 1979, 1982, 1983 and 1984 Ford Mustang 5.0L
Since their beginnings in 1911, Gates has made their way to become the world's leading manufacturer of power transmission belts. They have provided the aftermarket industry with high quality components such as drive belts, belt tensioners, automotive hoses, hydraulics, transmission oil coolers assemblies, water pumps, power steering parts and much more. The popular Green Stripe belts are engineered to take on the high engine temperatures associated with long drives. They retain their flexibility when others would crack and stretch.
Bought the car about 20 years ago and my wife used it as daily driver for a while. It's been setting in the garage for the last 15 just waiting patiently. Finally got motivated last fall to get the pr...