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Ford F150: what order to get tpo and change a water pump..V8

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I need to know what to remove and in what order to get tpo and change a water pump on a Ford F150 w/302 V8
Submitted: 12 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  autodoc_2000 replied 12 years ago.

  1. Drain cooling system.
  2. On 1990-93 models, loosen fan clutch attaching bolts.
  3. On all models, remove fan shroud attaching bolts and position shroud over fan.
  4. On 1990-93 models, remove drive belt.
  5. On all models, disconnect lower radiator hose, heater hose and bypass hose from water pump.
  6. On 1987-89 models, remove drive belts.
  7. On all models remove fan, spacer, water pump pulley and fan shroud.
  8. On 1987-89 models, loosen alternator pivot bolt and alternator adjusting arm to water pump attaching bolt.
  9. On 1990-93 models, Remove A/C compressor/power steering pump bracket and accessories to clear water pump stub bolt.
  10. On all models, remove water pump attaching bolts and the water pump.
  11. Reverse procedure to install. Tighten water pump retaining bolts to specifications.