B3.9 and B5.9 Series Engines
Water Pump (008-062)
Section 8 - Cooling System - Group 08
Inspect for Reuse (008-062-007)
Inspect the water pump body for indications of water leak-
age at the weep hole.
A streak or chemical buildup at the weep hole is not jus-
tification for water pump replacement. If a recurring drip of
coolant is observed, replace the water pump with a new
Inspect the weep hole to make sure it is open. A plugged
weep hole can cause the water pump to fail.
A small screwdriver or a small tool can be used to remove
Inspect the o-ring sealing surface of housing.
Install the new sealing ring into the pump groove.