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1997 Cadillac DeVille Question: what makes the water pump belt brake

 

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Visitor, Riverdale, IL, March 04, 2011, 15:54

if the water pump belt brakes do you need a water pump

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    hemicuda March 04, 2011, 16:10
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    No it could be any thing that is driven from that drive belt, With the engine off spin the water pump, idler pulley etc to see what is frozen and causing the belt to break.

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    mastertech6371 March 04, 2011, 16:47
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    we usually replace the pump, tensioner, belt and the plastic cam gear.

    Roy

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