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Having trouble removing water pump from 2000 mercury sable.

Customer Question

having trouble removing water pump from 2000 mercury sable.
JA: How many miles are on the car? What size is the engine?
Customer: 195000 duratec 24 valve v6
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have all of the water pump bolts out but the top one. The power steering pump pipe is in the way
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I loosened up steering pump, but the heasd on the bolt is to rounded off and can't get it to bite
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercury
Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

Can you tell me if the 8th digit of your vin is a S, 1, 2 or U?

Expert:  Mike S. replied 1 year ago.

make sure you use 6 point metric wrenches or sockets.