Honda Accord: Drive Belt Inspection - Charging System - Engine Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Drive Belt Inspection

1. Inspect the belt for cracks or damage. If the belt is cracked or damaged, replace it (see page 4-30).

2. Check the position of the auto-tensioner indicator's pointer (A) is within the standard range (B) as shown.

If it is out of the standard range, replace the drive belt (see page 4-30).


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