2-81. HOUSING AND V-BELTS REPLACEMENT/REPAIR (CONT)
Always use a new set of matched V-belts when replacing belts.
Install V-belts on pulleys.
Install belt tensioner assembly, two brackets, and four flatwashers and bolts.
Tighten two adjusting screws. Tighten two locknuts.
Pump grease into grease fittings.
Adjust V-belts (subpara d).
Place a rule on V-belt in a straight line with bearing bases.
Place pointer of tension meter on the line on the center of the front belt.
Do not contact O-ring on tester stem.
Press down on tester stem until register flange just contacts the next belt.