Many used items in our picture(s) have been cleaned and/or bead blasted prior to being photographed to show condition and detail. The item you receive, in most circumstances, will be pulled from the donor car and shipped to you without being cleaned. We do not retake pictures each time a used item sells. Pictures are a good indicator of what you will receive, but not all used parts age the same. On high dollar parts, email us and we can send a few pictures of the actual part available.
"Core" Items: If we use the word "Core" in the title of the product, the item has been deemed rebuildable, but has not been rebuilt. The item you receive, in most circumstances, will be pulled from the donor car and shipped to you without being cleaned.
This product has received the 'Crappy Product' certificate.
Items that receive the 'Crappy Product' certificate are products that we carry for comparison purposes as they are often the version offered by other vendors or because it is the only version available. We would not be willing to use these parts on our own cars, and we do not recommend purchasing these parts.
WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACCEPT RETURNS FOR THESE PARTS.
Product Condition Grades
Below is a general description of what the criteria is for our product condition grades. These are generalizations that are intended to give you an idea of the condition of the product at a quick glance. Because different parts degrade at different rates, there are variances in what the letters represent, please see the products description for details about the condition of any particular product.
A = Excellent / Above Average
B = Average / Some flaws / Good to Excellent Driver Quality
C = Obvious flaws / Poor to Average Driver Quality
D, E, F = Worse, Worser, Worsest
Air conditioning belt tensioning pulley with new bearing. This adjustable bracket and pulley was used on all 1970-73 351 engines that came with A/C, as well as 1970 428CJ & 1971 429CJ. This part often has a casting number of D0AA-8A617-C1 but not always. This adjustable idler pulley is identified by having the large bearing pulley. Same as the C8AZ-8678-A adjustable idler pulley only with a small bearing pulley.
We also offer a bearing replacement service to rebuild your adjustable idler pulley, see item 27539.
Ford part # D0AZ-8678-C and D0AA-8A617-C or D0AA-8A617-C1
*NOTE* If concours correctness is not a concern, we offer used Ford
service replacement air conditioning belt tensioning pulleys, these are
in every way the same as the D0AA-8A617-C1 bracket and pulley. Same
large bearing, but carries a casting number that starts out D5..., or