Powered By

Skin Design:
Free Blogger Skins

Powered by Blogger

Showing posts with label DIY. Show all posts
Showing posts with label DIY. Show all posts

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Noise at the Toyota Soluna car


Noise ( metal rubbing ) in the Toyota Soluna car . Toyota Soluna car can be noisy because of many things , one of which is the idler pulley bearing noise . This indicates the bearing has been damaged and must be replaced . 
 
Location of the Idler Pulley
Location of the Idler Pulley

Location of the idler pulley is between AC compressor and crankshaft pulley ( picture above ) . Function is to regulate the tension idler pulley belt AC compressor . Caused ringing sound in the idler pulley bearing is damaged .The first step is loosen the bolts fastening the belt between the crankshaft pulley with the alternator ( picture below ) . Loosen the bolt left ( A ) and under the alternator ( B ) .
alternator
alternator
After that loosen the idler pulley bolt and tension control .Subsequently remove the idler pulley bolt and remove the idler pulley from his position .
Bearings , Idler Pulley and C - Clip Tool
Bearing, Idler Pulley and C - Clip Tool

Then remove the idler pulley bearing. Use the tool to remove the bearing. Or it could be the usual manual way is by being hit with a hammer, wood and piece socket set.
Idler pulley ready to be installed. Once installed in the Toyota Soluna car the noise disappeared. Toyota Soluna car ready for use again.