Hole in water pump 383

Heating / Cooling / AC

  1. dustya_383

    dustya_383 Well-Known Member

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    I have coolant leaking from the hole on the waterpump (big block) why is it leaking now and wasn't leaking before I did a radiator pressure test and that's where my leak is how do I fix it ??!? ThAnks
     
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    oldkimmer FABO Gold Member FABO Gold Member

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    ................U need a new w/p,.................kim.........
     
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    Dartnut Don't hate me because i'm beautiful

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    Yep, your water pump is shot.
    Easy fix and cheap too.
     
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    Probably coming from the weep hole. Tells you the pump is bad or the seal inside. Probably the pressure test made the seal fail.
     
  5. dustya_383

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    Was already leaking from there. Was doing pressure test to find exact location
    Thanks tho I'll be replacing pump
     
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