Coolant Leak & Engine Overheating on Pontiac Grand Am

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. The engine may overheat as a result of the coolant loss. A leaking water pump should be replaced.

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Average mileage: 107,856 (14,500–150,000)
Engines affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder, 2.3L 4 Cylinder, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, 3.1L V6, 3.4L V6, 4 Cylinder, V6
10 model years affected: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, more1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002
22 people reported this problem
problem details
1998 Pontiac Grand Am - 2.4L 4 Cylinder 98,000 mi,
Water pump started leaking and found out that it is driven by the timing chain.There is quite a bit of work to do this job.I have not fixed it yet.
1999 Pontiac Grand Am - 4 Cylinder 14,500 mi,
is it easy to fix yourself my brother is gonna fix it
Will not hold coolent and results in over heating.
1994 Pontiac Grand Am - 2.3L 4 Cylinder
Water pump and near coolant reservoir is pouring out all my coolant