The accessory belt drive system (ABDS) powers more accessories than ever before, is increasingly sophisticated and plays a vital role in engine efficiency, reliability and driver comfort. Many engine and safety critical systems rely on the ABDS for power and the consequences of ABDS failure could, in the worst case scenario, be catastrophic.
Don't take any risk
The best way to guarantee a reliable accessory belt drive system is to replace multi-ribbed belts and all the related belt drive components at the same time. That is exactly why Gates offers you its unique Micro-V® Kit: each kit is specifically composed for its application(s) and includes one or more multi-ribbed belts together with the matching metal parts.
Unique all-in-one kit: perfectly matched OE-quality parts
- Micro-V® multi-ribbed belt
- DriveAlign® tensioner
- DriveAlign® idler
- DriveAlign® torsional vibration damper
- DriveAlign® overrunning alternator pulley
When you replace the belt, replace the metals too: this video explains best ABDS maintenance practice.