2000-2005 Ford Focus
2000-2005 Ford Focus 2.0L
*more diagrams below
With the vehicle in Park and turned off, remove the splash shield to gain access to the tensioner.
Rotate the tensioner pulley clockwise to release tension on the belt.
Remove the belt from the easiest pulley to access and slowly release the tensioner pulley.
Inspect all pulleys and make sure they are clean and free of any debris or fluids.
Route the serpentine belt according to the diagram above, rotate the tensioner again and slip the belt on.
Double check your belt routing and make sure it is aligned on each pulley correctly.