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.
Car Problem Reports
Pontiac Grand Am Leaking Water Pump May Cause Coolant Loss and Overheating
Pontiac Grand Am Problem
Engines Affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, 3.1L V6, 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 110,058 mi (14,500 mi - 150,000 mi)
Visitor, 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.
is it easy to fix yourself my brother is gonna fix it