How to change a belt on a Ranger
No, no protective coating on the belt. You wash it, if possible, just to remove any possible contaminants ( oils, etc.) from the belt prior to installation. Washing the belt with soap and water and the clutch sheaves with alcohol will extend the belt life.ghostriderr6 said:Why wash the belt with warm soapy water. Does it have some sort of coating/protectant on it when new.