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Vauxhall vectra 1.8 petrol Replaced fan belt cause it broke

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Vauxhall vectra b 1.8 petrol
Replaced fan belt cause it broke now it sounds like a washing machine with a brick in what could be the cause
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Robert replied 2 years ago.
In what way did the belt break? was it a clean break or did it shred up?
Does the engine stumble or idle badly / missfire or is this a noise from the belt area itself?
Any warnings on the dash?