• New belts tend to be very taught, especially when cold. The screeching sound you are hearing is most likely due to the fact that, while cold, it is put more stress on the pulleys. When the fibers of the belt heats up it causes them to relax a bit which ends the noise. Give it some time. It will most likely stop once the belt has had a chance to break in a bit.
  • Get a can of belt dressing.

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