GM Corvette 1963-1982 Repair Guide

Water Pump

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 through 6

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Fig. Fig. 1: Unfasten the bolts retaining the fan hub ...



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Fig. Fig. 2: ... then remove the fan assembly from the water pump



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Fig. Fig. 3: Disconnect the hoses from the water pump



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Fig. Fig. 4: Disconnect the hoses from the water pump



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Fig. Fig. 5: Unfasten the water pump retaining bolts ...



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Fig. Fig. 6: ... then remove the water pump from the front of the engine

  1. Drain the radiator.
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  3. Remove the fan.
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  5. Loosen the alternator mounting, rotate the alternator, and remove the fan belt. Remove power steering belt, A.I.R. belt, and idler belt, if so equipped.
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  7. Disconnect radiator and heater hoses.
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  9. Remove the water pump retaining bolts and remove the pump.
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  11. Reverse this procedure to install.
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