Water pump installation
Clean the gasket mating surfaces.
Using a new gasket, position the water pump (1) and install the mounting bolts as shown in illustration. Tighten the water pump mounting bolts to 24 N.m (18 ft. lbs.).
Spin the water pump to be sure that the pump impeller does not rub against the timing chain case/cover.
Connect the upper radiator hose to the water pump.
Install the accessory drive belt.
Position the fan shroud and the fan blade/viscous fan drive assembly.
Install the two-fan shroud-to-radiator screws.
Make sure there is 25 mm (1.0 inches) between the tips of the fan blades and fan shroud.
Install the fan blade/viscous fan drive assembly to the water pump shaft.
Evacuate air and refill cooling system.
Connect the negative battery cable.
Check the cooling system for leaks.
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Thursday, March 30th, 2023 AT 9:17 AM