Mechanics

FORD FOCUS COOLANT PROBLEM

2003 Ford Focus • 128,100 miles

How to change a water pump on a ford focus SE 2003 zetec 16v doch. As easy as possible please, thank you.
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Ash77777
February 6, 2013.




Water Pump-2.0L Zetec

Removal
Disconnect the battery ground cable.
Drain the cooling system.

Loosen the coolant pump pulley retaining bolts.
Remove the accessory drive belt.

Remove the coolant pump pulley.

Detach the coolant pump from the coolant pump housing.

Rotate the coolant pump 180 degrees within the coolant pump housing and remove it.
Discard the sealing ring
Installation

NOTE: Install a new coolant pump sealing ring and lubricate with clean engine coolant.

To install, reverse the removal procedure.
Fill and bleed the cooling system.
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So, after installing the new water pump and I fill up the coolant got to drain it again? How many time do I flush it or just put hose into water reservoir and let it run for a bit before installation?

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Ash77777
Feb 20, 2013.

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