I need work on water pump and transmission flush and fluid. Which is more important to do first?

Asked by Mar 05, 2014 at 10:26 PM about the 2004 Toyota RAV4 Base 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Well if water pump fails you burn up and engine, if transmission fluid gets too bad, transmission looses lubrication and cooling and you burn up a transmission. It's up to you but I would not drive it until you can afford to fix it all at once. Sorry

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Listen to tennishoes...you really should do both..both could be very expensive fixes if one or the other completely fails...

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Thank you. Both done yesterday. I appreciate the advice.

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