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V belt or Serpentine Belt replacement question

My last belt was changed 90,000 miles and 5 years ago. Should I replace it due mileage, time or just inspect it?
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Inspect it, but I would recommend you consider replacing/updating the belt tensioner.

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R/R the tensioner and belt both...They aren't that much money...

good luck...

forgot to mention it, but have you R/R your "CPS" yet...?

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