is there an easy way to replace the water pump?

Asked by Jan 19, 2007 at 11:56 AM about the 1990 Toyota Corolla

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i went a got a new water pump because my old one froze and is leaking quite badly out the spindle that attaches to the pulley. is there an easy way to take the old one off? it is quite a tight fit already.

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Get a repair manual.It has the procedure for doing so.Plus how to fix any other problems.

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There is no easy way, all you can do is try removing things around it to get as much room as possible but get ready for scraped hands and knuckles. I hate front wheel drive cars.

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