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1998 Jeep Wrangler Question: engine started shaking and overheated and belt shredded

 

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bigdadychef, 2.5L 4 Cylinder, Monroe, TN, July 24, 2011, 12:28
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put new engine in 1998 jeep wrangler 2.5 4 cylder new water pump radiater thermostat belt after driving a few days it was fine then. then on fourth day started to shake and overheated and belt shredded dont know why ?

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    July 24, 2011, 19:14
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    If the engine over heated after a few days, and the belt shredded, does the water pump turn? Maybe you got a defective engine, was it a factory engine?

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