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Old 22-05-2014, 12:37   #1
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PAR bilge pump throwing belt

I have a PAR 36600 series bilge that is throwing its belt repeatedly. It started to do it occasionally. Now it cannot even keep the belt on for more than a few seconds.

There seems like there should be a way of adjusting the distance between the gears, but I cannot find anything either on the pump or in the document that came with the pump.

Anyone ever have this issue? Any suggestions?

Thanks.
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Old 22-05-2014, 13:30   #2
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Re: PAR bilge pump throwing belt

There are two screws that mount the motor, one is slotted and you can tension the belt with that.
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Old 22-05-2014, 14:07   #3
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Excellent. I now see it on the nearly inaccessible backside. Now if I can only get to it. Thanks!
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