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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.

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.

MEYLE Doubles MEYLE-HD Water Pump Range

MEYLE has doubled its existing range of MEYLE heavy-duty water pumps for VW and Porsche models. Now totaling 18 items, the MEYLE-HD water pump range allows independent shops to service an even wider array of vehicle applications.

BMW Tech Tip: 2E81, 2E82 Codes Lead To Replaced Thermostat, Water Pump

A vehicle benefits from an electric water pump in several ways. The pump is not belt-driven, which enhances performance of the vehicle, and it ­prevents the engine from being bogged down while the air conditioning is on. Another advantage of an electric water pump is the equal distribution of engine coolant throughout an engine because the pump’s propeller speed is not ­dependent on engine speed.

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