Your vehicle’s belts and hoses may not be the first thing on your mind when it comes to maintenance, but they are crucial components that ensure everything under the hood runs smoothly. Belts and hoses play a vital role in powering essential systems like the alternator, water pump, and cooling system. Without properly functioning belts and hoses, your car’s performance and safety could be compromised.

At T Autocare Takedown, we understand the importance of these often-overlooked parts and are here to ensure your vehicle stays reliable on the road.

Importance of Belts and Hoses

Belts and hoses are essential for your car’s health because they power critical systems and ensure proper engine operation. Without them, your vehicle may experience overheating, loss of power steering, or even engine damage.

Symptoms of Bad Hoses:

  • Leaking coolant
  • Bulging or collapsed hoses
  • Soft or spongy hoses
  • Visible cracks or damage

Symptoms of Bad Belts:

  • Squealing or chirping noises
  • Visible cracks or fraying
  • Slipping or loss of power

Risks of Neglecting Worn or Damaged Belts and Hoses:

Neglecting worn or damaged belts and hoses can lead to catastrophic engine failure, overheating, or loss of power steering. It’s essential to address any issues promptly to prevent costly engine repairs.

Can I Replace Belts and Hoses Myself?

While some car owners may attempt to replace belts and hoses themselves, it’s often best left to the professionals. Incorrect installation or using the wrong parts can lead to further damage or safety hazards.

Maintenance Recommendations:

  • Belts and hoses should be inspected at least once a year or every 12,000 to 15,000 miles.
  • Depending on the type and condition, belts and hoses may need to be replaced every 3 to 5 years or 40,000 to 60,000 miles.


Expertise: Our skilled mechanics have years of experience diagnosing and repairing belts and hoses for all makes and models of vehicles.

Quality Parts: We use only high-quality, OEM or equivalent belts and hoses to ensure durability and reliability.

Thorough Inspections: We conduct comprehensive inspections to identify any issues with your belts and hoses, providing you with peace of mind.

Transparent Communication: We keep you informed every step of the way, explaining any problems and offering solutions tailored to your needs.

12-Month Warranty: We stand behind our workmanship and parts with a comprehensive 12-month warranty. You can have peace of mind knowing that your auto repair is backed by our guarantee.

Service Area:
Located in Broken Arrow, T Autocare Takedown proudly serves the entire Tulsa Metro area, including Bixby, Jenks, Tulsa, Owasso, Sapulpa, Sand Springs, Claremore, and Okmulgee, Oklahoma. No matter where you are in the vicinity, we’re here to provide expert belt and hose replacement services for all vehicle makes and models.

Don’t overlook the importance of belts and hoses in maintaining your vehicle’s performance and safety. Trust the experts at T Autocare Takedown to keep your car running smoothly for miles to come.

Call us at (539) 367-3738 or easily schedule a car repair appointment online with our new auto repair shop scheduling software!

Our online booking system is integrated directly with our auto shop schedule, so you can be confident you’re getting a real-time appointment.