Here is a guide to show you what you are in for when doing the job.
Here are directions for your car.
Drain engine cooling system as described.
Release drive belt tensioner (6B209) and remove drive belt (8620) .
Remove the upper radiator hose from the water pump connections.
Remove the crankshaft pulley.
Disconnect lower radiator hose from water pump.
Disconnect heater hose from water pump.
Remove A/C compressor to water pump brace.
Remove two bottom nuts retaining water pump (8501) to engine and remove water pump .
Remove two top nuts retaining water pump to engine.
Remove the water pump from vehicle.
Place water pump onto engine and carefully install into position until seated.
Install two top retaining nuts. Tighten to 20-30 Nm (15-22 lb-ft).
Install two bottom retaining nuts. Tighten to 20-30 Nm (15-22 lb-ft).
Install radiator and heater water hose to the water pump . Position clamps securely.
Install A/C compressor to water pump bracket. Tighten bolts to 20-30 Nm (15-22 lb-ft).
Install the crankshaft pulley.
Install the upper radiator hose to water pump.
Install drive belt .
CAUTION: Use extreme care to keep coolant mixture off of the drive belt and pulleys. If needed, remove drive belt and rinse with clear water. Clean pulleys and install drive belt. Belt squeal and early belt fatigue will occur otherwise.
Fill engine cooling system
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Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 AT 1:04 AM