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1994 Mazda B3000 Question: Replacing water pump

 

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hanney8, Roy, UT, January 30, 2011, 11:56
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Trying to replace a water pump in a 94 Mazda B3000. The power steering/ac bracket is in the way of one of the bolts of the water pump. I have removed 2 bolts on the bracket but it still won't budge, does anyone know where I can go to get a diagram of this bracket?
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    Superbob February 01, 2011, 16:47
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    I don't think you'll find a diagram of thie bracket except in a good shop manual but you don't need it. There's another bolt, you need to look harder for it. It may be recessed and not so obvious as the other two.

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    Visitor, February 26, 2011, 13:34

    Superbob, That answer was bupkus!!! Still dont know where that "recessed" bolt is!!!!

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    Visitor, May 02, 2011, 16:02

    theres 5 bolts that hold the bracket on two of them is on the driver side by the manafold and the other three are hidden in the channels of the bracket itself i have just done the same job had to change timing chain and water pump i advise if you are changing the water pump might as well change the timing chain and all the gaskets along with the crank seal its a pain in the butt but youll be glad you did

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    Visitor, May 17, 2011, 12:36

    There are 5 in all. 2 on the drivers side and 3 up front. the two hidden ones up front are behind the belt tensioner. you have to remove the tensioner to get to them.

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