Roadtrek Generator Pully Bolt Broken

While at the dealer the bolt holding the idler pulley for the serpentine belt that drives the accessories and the under hood generator broke off in the engine block.

This happened on the -22 degree morning when the dealer started the rig to pull it in the shop to work on the defective solar charging system.  The dealer and I both think that the super cold weather had something to do with it breaking. 

The dealer called me asking if he should proceed with the repair given that Roadtrek went bankrupt and is no longer authorizing warranty repairs.  I said to press on with the repair.  The rig is not drivable with that belt not driving the accessories.

We spoke after a couple days and the idler pulley is now repaired and the rig is drivable. Now to press on with the solar system work.  The dealer is unsure if they can fix it without support from Roadtrek.  He needed a few days to look into what is involved.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: