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Old 06-16-2011, 10:04 AM
01B3000 01B3000 is offline
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Alright, for the past week i had a really annoying belt squeak, today i finally got time to investigate, thinking it was either my idler pulley or tensioner pulley. I sprayed wd40 on them and the squeak was still there.
So then i sprayed it on the water pumps input shaft, and the squeak stopped.

Now i just replaced my waterpump last September/October. Could this be a sign that its already going bad?
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Old 06-16-2011, 12:00 PM
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Yep, sounds like a bearing problem. There should be some kind of warranty on the pump. Do you still have your receipt?
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