fbpx
Connect with us
Advertisement

Counterman Education Center

Polyester-Cord vs. Aramid-Cord Serpentine Belts

The takeaway for counter professionals and your customers is that these belts are NOT interchangeable.

Advertisement

Do your customers know the difference between a serpentine belt that’s made with polyester cord and a belt that’s made with aramid cord? We’re talking about your DIFM customers too!

Advertisement

The most common type of cord you’re going to see is a polyester material. But there’s another cord type that you should know about, and that’s the aramid-cord belt. Aramid is a synthetic fiber that’s very strong and durable, which is why it’s used in a number of automotive, aerospace and industrial applications, and even in the military.

This video is sponsored by The Pronto Network.            

Advertisement
Click to comment

POPULAR POSTS

Sponsored Content

Protecting Your Vehicle in the Winter

Sponsored Content

A Closer Look: Standard® Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)

Connect
Counterman Magazine