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1999 Lexus ES300 Question: replace water pump



Visitor, 3.0L V6, Phoenix, AZ, April 05, 2010, 14:16

I have 82,000 miles no problem w water pump, mechanic suggests I replace water pump and 7 belts...shall I do this at this time?

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    April 05, 2010, 15:25

    I think he's talking about the drive belts and timing belt and its a good idea to do this because if the timing belt has never been changed and it fails while driving it will cause major internal engine damage as this is a interference engine and have him change the water pump and any other parts that he says needs replacement while it's apart.

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