I have just had that poblem. Drain the coolant out unless you don't mind a mess you can disconnect the battery if you want but I have not been shocked are caused an arc yet. Autozone has the water pump here in Illinois for around 30.00 but you can get the coolant/antifreeze cheaper at wal-mart. You may also find it easier if you take off the belt tensioner 1. take the serpentine belt out of you way. 2. remove the pulley housing from the water pump(there are about four 7mm bolts. pull it off. 3. there are 6 or 7 bolts to remove the water pump. 4. coat the pump with silicone (blue is always the first choice but black,red, even clear will work)but make sure you can use it for an engine application because it will get hot in there. Reverse steps 1-4 refill with your choice of coolant/antifreeze and water(50/50 mix). Start the car and check for leaks.
remove and replace water pump in 1997 Oldsmobile aurora
water pump has some (2) pins into the block...it needs to be pryed stright off.
lower the engine from the car
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We replaced ours and it cost 21.95 for a lifetime water pump.....My husband replaced it by himself...
The 2001 Oldsmobile water pump is located on the front of the engine. You can follow the top radiator hose directly to the water pump.
Remove the serpentine belt then remove the water pump bolts and any attached hoses. It would help to know what year, model, or engine size.
JC Whitney and Parts Geek both carry the water pump for a 1991 Oldsmobile Calais.
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To change the water pump simply remove the bolts from the waterpump, pull it off and replace with new. The power steering pump will need to be loosened and moved aside to remove one bolt. Clean old gasket from engine block and replace with new gasket and replace with new waterpump.
Replace water pump and gasket
maybe this will help,,, i just replaced the water pump,heater core,thermostat,battery,alternater on my Oldsmobile and found this site to be very helpful even has pictures AutoMedia.com maybe you can find your answer there good luck
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There seems to be two parts to the water pump and the fan is what usually goes first. Olds. was smart enough to just male that part to replace only. I was replacing the alternator on my 91 and decided to replace the water pump part I was speaking of. It's cheap and easy to get to. Hope this helps in some way.
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 side of the engine. Very easy to get to, just be careful not to break any bolts off. lol
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Oldsmobile didn't make a 4.3 in 2000
replace the pump
The Oldsmobile AleroThe vehicle that replaced the Achieva was Oldsmobile Alero (produced from 1999-2004).
Fuel pump is in tank probably have to drop the tank out of car to replace.
the water pump ,the radiator or a pluged thermostate will do this is your engine making a squeeking sound if so replace water pump if you blow a head gasket its expensive to fix the water pump should cost under 40 for the part
remove the window washer and radiator fill bottles by pulling upwards and lay them aside. Remove the serpentine belt. You will see the water pump connected to the large hose going to the radiator. remove and replace.
You must remove the exhaust manifold it's easy to do once this is done.also the front timing cover need to be removed because the water pump driven by the chain.