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Alternator replacement need to replace alternator and need to remove belt. which one is tensioner and do i need anything special. this is a 2002 montero sport 3.5

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If it is anything like my 98 montero sport 3.0 all you need is a socket set, the tensioner should be close to the pulley near the alternator

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