Can anyone tell me if the water pump on a 2008 Ford Taurus is connected to the timing chain or outside the motor?

Asked by Jan 23, 2015 at 12:23 AM about the 2008 Ford Taurus

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Water pump has a sprocket and is driven by the timing chain, assuming duratec v6. It's a big job, if you have a high-mileage motor and timing chain hasn't been replaced it's prudent to combine the two jobs.

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