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Old 08-21-2013, 02:58 PM   #1
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Two belts vs one

My engine blew up and it had two belts that ran it and the replacement engine has one does that matter? Mine YJ is a 90 and the replacement is out of a 91 would that also matter?

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Old 08-21-2013, 03:15 PM   #2
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the one belt sould be fine, most of the time the 2nd belt is an accessory belt that just powers one or 2 pulleys since it wasnt designed to travel the whole belt length. mine is a 95 with the original motor and it just has one drive belt.

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Old 08-21-2013, 03:26 PM   #3
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Okay sweet thanks!
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Old 08-21-2013, 06:12 PM   #4
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As long as they were both V belts you should be OK if it one has a flat belt it probably has a reverse rotation water pump then it wont.
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4cyl or 6?

90 was the last carb on the 4.2 6cyl, 91 went to fuel injection on a 4.0
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Old 08-21-2013, 09:51 PM   #6
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2.5 mine was a 1990 v belt and the one I got was a 1991 serpentine belt.
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Old 08-21-2013, 09:55 PM   #7
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2.5 mine was a 1990 v belt and the one I got was a 1991 serpentine belt.
if the new one came with the accesories and belt already on it then you should be good to go

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