May 5, - If the tensions are weak it can throw a belt. I Have A ford Escort Wagon And I Need To Get The Serpentine Belt Off And Dont No How. Sep 16, - I am slated to help my brother change the timing belt in his 95 Ford Escort w/ Liter 4 cylinder engine. It's the only way to get to the crank pulley bolt. Loosen the timing belt tensioner g: throws | Must include: throws.