How do I repair/change my drive belt on a 150cc Chinese made scooter?

by Kevin
(Annapolis, MD)

I was riding down the road doing about 55mph & my scooter lost all power. The engine still starts, but the back wheel won't spin/go when I accelerate. Before this happened, it was idling really fast and wanted to keep going even when I was stopped.

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Nov 14, 2010
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by: Jim Zeiser

On they have a video on how to change a belt on a Chinese scooter. I have a tool to hold my variator (and an impact gun) to take off the nut. You have to take off the variator fan, squeeze down the clutch pulley in back, put on the new belt and put the fan back on and tighten the nut to 65 lb.ft. You have to make sure the rollers are in place in your variator and that the nut is tightened without the belt stuck behind the fan pulley too deeply. The variator is under the left side engine cover on your scooter.

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