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Matt's Water Pump

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by Gregero, May 1, 2011.

  1. May 1, 2011 at 11:40 AM
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    Gregero

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    Matt and I headed back to his place after the trail run yesterday to get to work on his water pump. Here's some pics of the job taking place- the phone died half way through so we didn't get to document the completed project. It all went very smooth and is definitely a do it yourself job- can't see myself ever going to a shop to have my water pump replaced now. Having two people there just made it easier.

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    Fan Shroud: Two screws hold in the top and the bottom is secured in plastic holders of some sort. Don't know if this is for all 2005+ tacos but i suppose it would be.
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    Some guts
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    Fan and shroud removed gave us more working room and is needed to take pump off.
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    The surveyor
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    Fan and Belt
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    Left over fluid
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    Belt taken off
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    Didn't catch the name of this piece; What is it again, Matt?
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    Fuckin clean inside though- even after 128,000 miles.
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    New Water Pump and Old Water Pump. Old one has a dirty outside.
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    But look at the inside!
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    Factory Gasket
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    This is where the pump attaches to. So clean inside. That's Toyota quality.
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    4WD made a cameo appearance that evening; brought us some gasket sealer from the city. All the shops in Guatay are closing down early on a weekend evening.
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  2. May 1, 2011 at 12:56 PM
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    Marnes2986

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    Wouldve been good if you guys did a whole write up......but great job guys.....lets wheel ocotillo!
     
  3. May 1, 2011 at 1:23 PM
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    Now that we know what we're doing, when it comes time to replace mine, we're going to do the write up on it. We were russian.
     
  4. May 1, 2011 at 8:18 PM
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    Marioso

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    i paid 220 for my water pump and thermostat replacemeant. price included labor and parts.
     
  5. May 1, 2011 at 10:03 PM
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    Yeah , a little editing & timelining it would be a good write up Greg...

    What happened to ya last night ?? & today ??

    Anyway one of you need to bottom line the outcome of last nights work....

    You guys did an great job, no bolts or parts left over is a good thing buddy....:D:D
     
  6. May 1, 2011 at 10:26 PM
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    Nice bucket.

    :facepalm:
     
  7. May 2, 2011 at 9:03 AM
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    I dont get my work done in TJ son! Plus i only paid $139.18 for my water pump and it was our time and labor that installed it!

    I say that if your are Mechanically inclined then do it, but if your not then just pay to have it done son!:D

    All in all it came out great, no leaks what so ever:eek: i do still have one idler pully sub assembly wheel to replace, it has bad bearings, but that will be in a couple days
     
  8. May 2, 2011 at 9:17 AM
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    x10
     
  9. May 2, 2011 at 11:32 AM
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    hahah not in tj either. here in san diego. if yeah i cant do it, i wouldnt even know when to start so i pay the extra dough. did u replace the thermostat? you shoulda done that since u were already in that area
     
  10. May 4, 2011 at 5:36 PM
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    What does that mean Richard ??...:notsure:
     
  11. May 4, 2011 at 5:51 PM
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    Fluid on ground?
     
  12. May 5, 2011 at 7:38 AM
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    Yeah we thought we had it all drained out , but when we removed to pump there was a little left in there. My Bad, sorry Richard:eek:
     
  13. May 5, 2011 at 8:44 AM
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    We're gonna rip that truck open again this afternoon. We'll go slower and take some pics for a solid write up for as far as we go this time.
     
  14. May 5, 2011 at 8:54 AM
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    nice! Gonna be sick! We will call this write up. "Removal and replacement of the Idler Pulley Sub-Assembley Wheel".:D
     
  15. May 5, 2011 at 9:02 AM
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    Thanks for the writeup, good job!!
     
  16. May 5, 2011 at 10:09 AM
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    Better one coming soon! (now that we know what the hell we're doing :D )
     
  17. May 5, 2011 at 10:11 AM
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    :D:D:D:D^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^:D:D:D:D:p wE ALWAYS NEW what we were doing, Shhhhhhhh! dont tell them that shit! JK:p
     
  18. May 5, 2011 at 10:28 AM
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    "Don't say that on camera Goddammit" ......:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:



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  19. May 5, 2011 at 10:43 AM
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  20. May 5, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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