NOTE: The A/C compressor mounting bolts can also be removed and compressor laid aside to access water pump from the top. Do not discharge A/C system.
Removal & Installation
Drain coolant. See Fig. 2. Remove accessory drive belt. Raise and support vehicle. Remove right front wheel and splash shield. Remove water pump pulley bolts. Remove water pump bolts and pump. Pulley and pump are removed as an assembly. To install, reverse removal procedure. Use NEW gasket. Tighten bolts evenly in sequence to specification. See Fig. 26.