Water Pumps Archives - Import Car
BMW Water Pumps

Take a closer look at this water pump, how to replace it efficiently, and what other components should be replaced with it.

Bosch Releases 102 Aftermarket Parts in Q2 2023

The new Bosch products cover nearly 25 million vehicles in North America, the company said.

Warn Your Customers About Water Pump Failure During the Summer

Summer is an opportune time for automotive professionals to remind customers to keep an eye on the signs of a failing water pump.  As you know, extreme summer temperatures and added strain on vehicles from activities like long road trips can cause engines to become more susceptible to troubles from excessive heat, making the function

What’s the Difference Between New and Remanufactured Water Pumps?

Unseen DamageWater pump damage occurs over time as heat and contaminants destroy the internal parts of the pump. Some of this damage is quite obvious, but bearing wear or impeller deterioration may not be so visible. If these components are reused in remanufacturing, their performance can compromise the system, reduce its cooling capability and cause

Korean Water Pump Install Issues Addressed In Video

Watch Aisin’s new training video to show proper installation to timing belt tensioners on Kia and Hyundai vehicles.

Carter Adds SKUs To Expanding Line Of Water Pumps

Carter’s full line of water pumps covers 95% of domestic and import VIO.

Mini Water Pump Friction Wheel Drive System

The tensioner is able to disengage the water pump until the engine has reached a specific temperature.

Rein Introduces Water Pump Kit For Audi, VW Models

Engineered to avoid comebacks and provide a long service life, this kit includes an OE belt and all hardware necessary to reseal the assembly to the engine.

Cloyes Expands Timing Chain Water Pump Kit Line

The three new kits are for Nissan, Infiniti and Suzuki 3.5-liter and 4.0-liter V6 engine applications.

Nissan VQ35 Water Pump: Chain-Driven Replacement Procedure

The VQ35-series of engines can be found in 2001-current Nissans and Infinitis. Book time on this job can range from 2-3 hours depending on the model and layout. There are no shortcuts.

Sealing Modern Water Pumps

Over the past 20 years, we have seen water pumps and cooling systems evolve to improve start-up emissions. We have also seen a revolution in the material used for engine blocks, cylinder heads and cooling system components. Today, coolant may flow through an iron block, aluminum cylinder head and plastic thermostat housing.

Mercedes-Benz Auxiliary Water Pump Diagnostics

Your first reaction might be to install a new thermostat and inspect the heater core for a blockage. On the test drive, the system may perform great for you. Is the customer just cold blooded?   A Mercedes comes into your shop with a complaint of poor heater performance. The driver says on cold mornings