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WATER PUMP REMOVAL 5.9L DIESEL ENGINE
CLEANING Clean the gasket mating surface. Use caution not to damage the gasket sealing surface.INSPECTION Inspect the water pump assembly for cracks in the housing, water leaks from shaft seal, worn bearing or impeller rubbing either the pump body or timing chain case/cover.INSTALLATION
BELT-DRIVE REMOVAL 5.9L DIESEL
CAUTION: Do not attempt to check belt tension with a belt tension gauge on vehicles equipped with an automatic belt tensioner. NOTE: The belt routing schematics are published from the latest information available at the time of publication. If anything differs between these schematics and the Belt Routing Label, use the schematics on Belt Routing Label. This label is located in the engine compartment.Drive belts on diesel engines are equipped with a spring loaded automatic belt tensioner.This belt tensioner will be used on all belt configurations, such as with or without air conditioning.
INSTALLATION CAUTION: When installing the accessory drive belt, the belt must be routed correctly. If not, engine may overheat due to water pump rotating in wrong direction. Check for correct engine belt routing. The correct belt with correct length must be used.