Did mine on a 2.2 liter. Drain system into a pan by turning rad drain plug behind rad and at bottom. Remove serpentine belt by pulling tensioner pulley. Remove Alternator. The water pump is then visible. Remove pulley wheel attached to front of water pump. Remove 4 bolts from water pump. Gently pry it off the engine block. Clean block area thoroughly before installing a new pump, removing all of old gasket. Buy gasket goop and spread along flanges of new water pump; set gasket into this goop so it doesn't move when you slip it against the block. It helps to have someone hold the new WP while you align it and put in bolts nice and snug. Get the quick drying goop so you can be off in a hurry. Put on pulley, belt, alternator and fill with Antifreeze you saved from pan(use a cloth filter to strain the bits of black crap). Start engine, check for good WP seal. TA-DA!
I've got a better question, why is this question in the Chevy venture forum ?
Remove the dppr panel and there are screws on the inside.
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Bout $100 or so... if you do it yourself..Shop around
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yopu have to have a special tool to do it .
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Well yes and no. Both have a 2.2 four cylinder if I'm not mistaken, but I don't think the earlier Cavalier's have the EcoTec motor. And you should be able to get the engine from the '03 into the '97 with no problem.
Your 2.2 Liter Chevy engine does not have a cam belt, it has a chain. No regular maintence is required.
A 1997 Chevy Cavalier uses a standard 50/50 mix of antifreeze coolant and water. This keeps the engine from overheating and from freezing in the winter.
It just pops off... Use a screwdriver to pry it off.
The 1997 Chevy Cavalier dashboard is held in place with for retaining bolts and eight retaining clips. Remove the retaining bolts and pry outward on the retaining clips.
The torque specification for the rocker arm nut on a 1997 Chevy Cavalier is 22 foot pounds. This is the equivalent of 30 newton meters.