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Old 10-09-2010, 10:51 AM
outnaboutnc outnaboutnc is offline
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Default Water pump or fan clutch problem?????

I'm hearing a clunking noise coming from the front of the motor around the water pump. I had a mechanic friend listen and he could not tell if it was the water pump going bad or the fan clutch giving out. No overheating. The fan operates. No leaks.

I pulled the fan and there was some give in the shaft when I pulled on it. Should I replace the water pump?

I decided to replace the water pump. I'm gonna go wake up the 16-year-old and get some help.
1994, 8 plugs, 4 cyl. 2.3 l, fuel injected, 141K miles, 5 speed, 2WD

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