Coolant Leak & Engine Overheating on Chevrolet Express 1500

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. This can result in an engine overheating condition. A leaking water pump will require replacement.

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Average mileage: 91,678 (91,678–91,678)
Engines affected: 5.7L V8, V8
7 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000, 2001, 2002
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problem details
1997 Chevrolet Express 1500 - 5.7L V8 91,678 mi,
water pump was leaking and fan was spraying the coolant on the engine and out of the front bumper