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Old 03-17-2005, 07:37 AM   #1
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Thumbs up JD's supercharger belt tensioner

Well, I have been wanting one of these belt tensioners for my Vortech blower for a while now and I ordered JD's Performance's version. I haven't put it on yet but this thing is nice! All billet piece with serious looking hardware and not the thin little stuff either. I know Anderson Ford was the originator and but their piece is way too pricey. I got the tensioner/hardware for $40 to my door. Took about 3 days. Not bad at all. Anyway, I was wondering if anyone else is running the JD's unit? Just wanted to share.
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I'm have this one (not installed yet) bought it from P-A Performance for $45. Not sure if it is the same as the JD unit?

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I got my jds about 2 months ago, just waiting for some nice weather to put it on, very nice peice.
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I also have a PA Performance one and it works freaking great! JD's looks nice too...
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The PA-Performance piece looks fairly similiar to the JD's piece. I can't wait to put it on and not have to worry about the hassle of tightening the belt the old fashion way. Either unit is a good investment for sure.
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What hole should it be screwed into on the 'charger tensioner plate? Top or bottom hole? Seems like the bottom hole is the way to go, but it's a tight squeeze.
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