HOW TO REPLACE WATER PUMP

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix
  • 111,000 miles

How to replace water pump

Sunday, October 28th, 2012 AT 3:18 PM

1 Reply

  • Tiny
  • KHLow2008
  • Expert
  • 41,994 posts

WATER PUMP

Removal

Disconnect negative battery cable. Drain cooling system. Loosen water pump pulley bolts. Remove accessory drive belt. Remove water pump pulley. Note locator tab near 12 o'clock position at top of water pump housing for installation reference. Remove water pump retaining bolts. Remove water pump and gasket.

Installation

Install water pump with NEW gasket, ensuring locator tab at top of water pump housing is positioned vertically. To complete installation, reverse removal procedure. Tighten bolts and nuts to specification.

Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Sunday, October 28th, 2012 AT 3:33 PM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Similar Questions