How do you change the water pump on a 1996 Mazda 626?
To change the water pump on a 1996 Mazda 626 you have to follow a few step. First you disconnect the miscombobulater from the alternator valve. Then you take the water pump off and put the new one on. Lastly you re -attach the miscombobulator and the altornator valve. There you have it.
The water pump on the Mazda 'KL' V6 motors is on the passenger's side of the engine, in the center, under the motor mount, right beside the strut tower. The power steering pump belt also runs the water pump. To replace the pump you will need to remove the timing belt and tensioners, so it is advised to do everything at once when one or the other needs changed.
is it hard to change the water pump on a 1992 Oldsmobile achieva. Yes, it is very hard to replace a water pump on an Achieva. When the pump died on my 1996 Achieva, the engine needed to be unbolted and removed to get to it. As I recall, it cost about $500. I have a 95 Olds Achieva 3.1 and the water pump was very easy to change. Mine is on the front passenger…