Belt sqeels after replacing belt and water pump on 2003 Kia Spectra

I replaced the belts and a new water pump cause water pump was sqeeling, but new one is doing same thing and belt is tightened to specs . Using stethascope , the noise is def coming from water pump.

by in Jacksonville, FL on March 16, 2012
1 answer
ANSWER by , March 16, 2012
Check the tension on the belt and make sure it's not too tight and putting strain on the new pump pulley. Twist the belt to check tension.