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1997 olds Bravada water pump replacement

I can't get the flaming fan off so i have room to pull the water pump out.. how the heck does the fan come off? Help me please.. and thank you

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    Patrick Cowan May 11, 2010

    electric fan, or bolt on waterpump style?



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You need a clutch fan wrench which is a large thin wrench available at most part stores. Place the wrench on the fan clutch nut and I like to give it a sharp smack with a hammer to simulate an impact wrench and it should unscrew off. The threads are standard direction and it may take a couple of times to break it loose.

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