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156 v6 cam belt

Just fitted cam belt after changing head gaskets, rotated engine by hand through half a dozen rotations no problems,fitted auxillary belt, rotated engine, engine locks and cam belt slips on cam wheels. Second time this has happened.any ideas Thanks Jsngold
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Re: 156 v6 cam belt

Did you replace the tensioners and were they correctly tensioned?

Also, did you follow the correct procedure for tensioning the belt?
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Re: 156 v6 cam belt

Thanks david C. I have followed procedure in manual bu have not replaced tensioner, I have just noticed that when the engine is rotated anti clockwise the tensioner de tensions and the belt slips on the botom pulley.
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