Having problems with your 1979 Pontiac Firebird ?
Fan belt remove - 1979 Pontiac Firebird
You need to loosen the alternator or power steering pump. Which ever is the case on your car. Once you loosen the bolts the unit will then move and loosen the belt. Pull the belt off and around the fan belt. reverse the process when you replace the belt being sure to get the alternator and belt nice and tight. You can use a tire iron to pull the unit tight while snugging down he bolts. Let me know if this helped. Raz
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for 1979 Pontiac Firebird
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