does the water pump have to be replaced at the same time the timming belt is replaced
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1996 Toyota Camry
Question: Should the Water Pump be replaced at the same time the timming belt is replaced
Answer #1Visitor, April 19, 2011, 12:46
Answer #2mastertech6371 April 19, 2011, 12:49Master
when the timing belt is removed, the pump is right there. when the new belt is installed the the tension is greater, there is a high possibility of the bearing failing. that is why it is always reccomended to replace the pump.
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