What is a VE pump?


Asked by Jul 16, 2016 at 05:07 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Venture Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Theres this part banded to the side of the overflow resevoir with an electrical
plug and 2 ( heater ) hoses that connect to a piece by  the firewall. Its a Bosch
part # PA 666 F30 when i entered this # on the bosch site it said its a VE
pump. What is it and what does it do? Icant find  any info on  it anywhere. Im
stumped someone said it connects to the heater core???

3 Answers


Aux. coolant pump to improve heater efficiency at low rpm. See the link..... http://www.my-chevy-venture.com/auxiliary-coolant- pump.html

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Thank you so much I couldn't find it anywhere. Can it be bypassed?


Why do you want to bypass it? Is it leaking? Probably could remove it and connect the hoses together.

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