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1994 Cadillac Seville Question: 4.6 northstar and the water pump keeps blowing the seal replaced twice

 

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Wayne w, Cochran, GA, May 25, 2014, 10:37
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I replaced coolant cross over gaskets and water pump gaskets and seal and every time it runs and starts to build pressure it starts leaking

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    May 25, 2014, 11:13
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    You got the correct insallition tool? ... Pump seated properly?

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    Wayne w, May 25, 2014, 11:58
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    Yeah i bought the tool and as far as i can tell its seating correct it wasn't leaking until i pulled the crossover is there anyway you think i could have messed up the pump

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    pushrod, May 25, 2014, 12:06
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    PINPOINT the leak... remove whatever is necesssry to inspect for damaged gaskets, seals or parts. That's all i know you 'can' do at this point!

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    Wayne w, May 25, 2014, 12:26
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    Thanks ill see what i can find

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