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I have a 2007 Lexus is350, and I need the exact ERT and

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Hello, I have a 2007 Lexus is350, and I need the exact ERT and procedure to do a water pump on my car.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Lexus
Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

Hello, let me revie your request. Please stand by.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Review, yes ok.
Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

What do you mean by ERT?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
ERT means ESTIMATED REPAIR TIME. I need the book time for the job.
Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

Ok, let me get the ERT and the procedure.

Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

Attached is the LEXUS provided procedure for water pump replacement. It calls fr 3.6 hours labor by the book.

Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

DO you have any other questions?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I do. I have done a few other lexus V6 water pumps, and never had to discharge a/c, as the procedure is telling me. Is this a necessary step?
Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

According to this procedure ac compressor will need to be removed, for that you will need to recover freon

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I see. That means I cannot do the job.
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Have you done this job? I am looking for someone with experience to answer my question.
Expert:  Gunvir Singh replied 2 months ago.

Sorry about the wait, had to reboot. I have done this job and what is the question you have?