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2004 SEBRING 2.4L ENGINE . Steps to replace water pump +time belt ???


here's a quick run down on

here's a quick run down on it,no pics, they donn't post here.
i can send you a realy compl. folder with all factory replacement info and pics to a email ad. if you like.
i'm a chrysler master tech, so any questions you have i'd be glad to answer, that's much better than a parts store info.
let me know. mws919

WATER PUMP

REMOVAL- 2.0L/2.4L

Disconnect negative battery cable.
Drain cooling system.
Remove timing belt, camshaft sprockets, and rear timing belt cover.

Remove water pump to engine attaching screws (Fig. 37).
CLEANING
Clean gasket mating surfaces as necessary.

INSPECTION - 2.0L/2.4L
Replace water pump body assembly if it has any of these defects:

Cracks or damage on the body.
Coolant leaks from the shaft seal, evident by wet coolant traces on the pump body.
Loose or rough turning bearing.
Impeller rubs either the pump body or the engine block.
Impeller loose or damaged.
Sprocket or sprocket flange loose or damaged.
INSTALLATION - 2.0L/2.4L

Install new O-ring gasket in water pump body O-ring groove (Fig. 42). CAUTION: Make sure O-ring is properly seated in water pump groove before tightening screws. An improperly located O-ring may cause damage to the O-ring and cause a coolant leak.
Assemble pump body to block and tighten screws to 12 Nm (105 inch lbs.) (Fig. 37).
Rotate pump by hand to check for freedom of movement.
Install rear timing belt cover, camshaft sprockets, and timing belt.
Fill cooling system.

Try www.autozone.com for the

Try www.autozone.com for the step-by step guide along with pictures for this procedure.
Once at the site identify you car under the heading "current Vehicle"
Next click "Repair Info" on the tabs below the AutoZone logo.
At the middle of the page go to "Your Ride, Your Guide" and click "Become a member" set you username and password
Log-in and click "Vehicle repair guide"
Select the category for the repair needed.
Select (on the left) type of repair needed.
Page opens to your repair info.


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