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Replaced fuel pump in a 1998 Chevrolet Cavailier was filling it with gas and gas gushed everywhere the overflow system did not work??

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Are you sure you connected the small hoses correctly ?

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SOURCE: 1995 chevrolet pickup 1500, how do I remove gas tank

the fuel tank must be removed from the vehicle to replace pump or lift the box from the frame. If you remove the tank it is held up with two tank straps and the lines must be unhooked as you lower it. good luck unless you have access to a lift.

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SOURCE: How do you replace the water pump?

PLEASE DON'T FORGET TO RATE!!!!

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After removing the cooling fan assembly, remove the water pump pulley-4.3L engine

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Location the water pump pulley bolts-2.2L engine

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If the pulley turns when you try to loosen the bolts, attach sockets and ratchets to two of the bolts, insert a pry bar to hold the pulley in place and loosen the bolts-2.2L engine

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Once all the bolts are unfastened, remove the water pump pulley-2.2L engine

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Disconnect all hoses attached to the water pump assembly-4.3L engine

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Unfasten and remove the water pump retaining bolts-4.3L engine

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The water pump is retained by four bolts-2.2L engine

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Remove the water pump from the vehicle-4.3L engine

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Removing the water pump from the engine block-2.2L engine

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Use a scraper to clean the old gasket material from the water pump ...

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... and the water pump-to-engine mating surface

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SOURCE: replace power steering pump on a 1998 chevrolet

It could be done at home if you bought the proper tool to remove and replace the pully on the pump.They do give you some sort of a tool with the new pump but I find it really weak and they brake leaving you stuck.This is why I say"If you bought the proper tool".

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