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Old 10-31-2011, 05:11 PM   #1
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V-belt removal

Can anyone gibe me insight into changing belts on a 1977 Argosy motorhome - 454 engine. Is it possible to access from the cabin by removing the alternator, or does the front grill and radiator have to be taken off? Thanks Gill

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Old 10-31-2011, 05:21 PM   #2
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You access them from underneath and through the doghouse cover. Removing the grill won't get you anywhere near them.

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Old 10-31-2011, 06:50 PM   #3
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On my '82, the black metal cover at the front of the dog house cover unbolts and gives you direct access to the belts.
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