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Unread 06-10-2010, 11:00 AM   #1
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Need help! Replacing water pump in a 2.5

You would think somewhere on the web you could find step by step instructions.

Here's where I am at:

1. Remove fan shrowd
2. Undo hoses and drain
3. Remove PS pulley and serpentine belt

Now here is where I am stuck.

Obviously the fan and pulley needs to come off. Now, there are 4 bolts on the back of the fan. I was able to remove those, but that does not allow me to remove the fan. There are also 4 bolts on the pulley, but it moves independantly from the fan, so it seems there is no way to remove those bolts (as the pulley just spins).

So how do I remove that pulley and the fan? Any other tips would be appreciated.


95 Wrangler Rio Grande. Herculined, AEM Brute Force, Helix TBS. No lift, Viper alarm, Primax rims and 30 x 9.5 Dunlop ATs. Gabriel HD shocks. My DD. Mostly ..... mostly.
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Unread 06-10-2010, 11:41 AM   #2
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TJ Water Pump Replacement - 1

this is for a TJ, but your YJ will be exactly the same.
The YJ is no longer my DD. I have sacrificed all future retirement plans for jeep parts. I'm depending on social security!
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