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i have a 1995 cadillac deville with a 4.9 v8 need a diagram

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i have a 1995 cadillac deville with a 4.9 v8 need a diagram for removing and replacing a water pump the bearings are shot and it leaks the water pump is on the passenger side on front a engine need to know before i tackel it what it entails
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  Randall C replied 8 years ago.

Hello, below are the book directions. Not too bad of a job. Just be sure you get the bolts out and there will also be a 7: 10mm nuts as well.



Water Pump Assembly

Water Pump Fasteners


  1. Drain cooling system.
  2. Coolant recovery tank.
  3. Water pump pulley (three bolts). Apply tension to drive belt to keep pulley from rotating by forcing the belt tensioner into the drive belt with a breaker bar.
  4. Accessory drive belt.
  5. Water pump from vehicle.
  6. Water pump gasket and discard.
  7. Clean water pump and engine front cover sealing surfaces.


  1. New gasket on water pump cover studs.
  2. Water pump and tighten all pump mounting bolts to the torque specifications.
  3. Water pump pulley; install bolts finger-tight.
  4. Accessory drive belt and tighten pump pulley bolts to 30 Nm (22 lb ft) . Use accessory drive belt drag to keep pulley from moving when tightening pulley bolts. If additional drag is needed, attach a 1/2 inch breaker bar to the belt tensioner and apply a load to the belt.
  5. Coolant recovery tank.
  6. Refill coolant.



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