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      01-29-2013, 07:42 AM   #1
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Auxilary belt

Is this easy to change DIY? or do you need specialist tools?
Ive been quoted 35 to change the aux belt and air con belt by my garage but if it is something relativly easy to do I would prefer to do myself
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Is this a labour only or all in price?

The aux belt doesn't look too bad, the aircon belt looks like it needs a special tool.
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thats just the labour i will be supplying genuine belts
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I'd personally have a crack at it
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Slipping the new belt on as it doesn't have a tensioner looks a little heath robinson to me!!
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Slipping the new belt on as it doesn't have a tensioner looks a little heath robinson to me!!
bit confused by that what is heath robinson?
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Forcing the belt over the pulley with the aid of a tool??
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bit confused by that what is heath robinson?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._Heath_Robinson
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