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Achieving the best balance of fuel economy and power from your Kia Optima means you need precise engine timing. The timing belt tensioner ensures that the timing belt maintains a firm grip on the crank and cam pulleys so it doesn't hop off or skip any time. Your Kia Optima timing belt tensioner appears similar to other belt idlers and tensioners on your engine, it will under the timing cover and bolted to the block, and it includes some mechanism (sprung or hydraulic) that pushes against the belt slightly as it rotates in order to keep it tight.
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Vehicle Install Locations: Left
For 2.4L engine, does not include cam tensioner hydraulic assembly. Powergrip Timing Component
Powergrip Timing Component