how to fix a water pump weep hole for a dodge inteprid year 2004?

Asked by Oct 04, 2016 at 12:55 AM about the 2004 Dodge Intrepid

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

19 Answers

???

5,035

If u want to do it right, replace water pump

83,335

There is no real fix, the pump must be replaced.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
89,905

You have to replace the pump !

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.

My husbad already change the water pump and it still leaks a little then how it was before...

Any other recommendations???

If u put a bolt to close the hole would affect the motor? Could water and the oil be mix up together and damage the oil?

I meant damage the motor*

83,335

If the new pump is leaking out of the weep hole then the new pump is bad and will have to be taken back off and replaced with another. Was the water a new or rebuilt unit? If it was a rebuilt better try a new one.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Wat u mean about the water new or rebuilt unit?

83,335

When you go to a parts store they usually ask you if you want a new or rebuilt one. Rebuilt unit are cheaper than new but can have problems such as what you are having.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Is cause like 2 years ago it started with that problem...and I replace the water pump new and it went away but now it's in the same condition like before and now I saw the water pump still good but only the gasket it was broken and I change that as well and it leaks water still on the same hole...any suggestions?

83,335

It's still a bad pump, it should not leak out of the weep hole, I have seen people put small bolts in them but it just delays them having to replace the pump for a little while as then it blows the front shaft seal and usually causes the belt to fly off.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Okay..well I would replace the water pump again and see wat happens... Thank u for ur help tennisshoes.

Have a good day.

83,335

Anytime. And you have have a fine one too.

Thank u :-) :-)

Only use the updated Mopar pumps. They make them for both the old and new timing chain design

Only use the updated Mopar pumps. They make them for both the old and new timing chain design. These are redesigned with a much different gasket and heavy bearings

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Intrepid

Looking for a Used Intrepid in your area?

CarGurus has 404 nationwide Intrepid listings starting at $1,950.

ZIP:

Search Dodge Intrepid Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Dodge Intrepid Experts

#1 Michael Kane
Michael Kane
Reputation 1,210
#2 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 460
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 340
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Impala
953 Great Deals out of 35,423 listings starting at $1,700
Used Dodge Stratus
1,071 listings starting at $2,495
Used Pontiac Grand Prix
24 Great Deals out of 3,722 listings starting at $879
Used Nissan Altima
1,091 Great Deals out of 83,136 listings starting at $1,600
Used Dodge Ram 1500
517 Great Deals out of 13,131 listings starting at $1,800
Used Dodge Neon
904 listings
Used Honda Civic
855 Great Deals out of 70,836 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Accord
1,009 Great Deals out of 75,623 listings starting at $899
Used Dodge Grand Caravan
391 Great Deals out of 34,591 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,182 Great Deals out of 83,205 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chrysler Sebring
40 Great Deals out of 3,786 listings starting at $1,980

Used Cars For Sale

2003 Dodge Intrepid For Sale
50 listings starting at $1,950