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water pump replacement on 3.8 easy?

 
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 1:32 pm    Post subject:  water pump replacement on 3.8 easy? Reply with quote

ok so pump went its coming out the wiz hole i bought a replacement....question is how hard is the replacement on this i looked under the search and some say you have to take the PS pump off also is this true? and do i need to tourqe anything down or just tighten with regular wrench and is there a how to section on here with photos?

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 1:45 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

For 3800 Engine:

(Taking passenger side tire off, and some case the hub assembly, may make reaching the water pump easier)

Removal:
1. Remove the water pump pulley bolts.
2. Remove the water pump pulley.
3. Remove the water pump bolts.
4. Remove the water pump.
5. Remove the water pump gasket.

Installation:
1. Install the water pump gasket.
2. Install the water pump.
3. Install the water pump bolts. Torque to 11 lb/ft + 80
4. Install the water pump pulley.
5. Install the water pump pulley bolts. Torque to 116 lb/in




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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 2:55 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

awesome bro you the man thanks for the diagrams n everything

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PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, 2011 3:22 pm    Post subject:   Reply with quote

no problem.

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