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The engine of my car is making a cranking sound and the coolant pump is shaking. what mighty be the problem

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Water pump
It needs replacing if its as bad as you say dont even start it up get it replaced asap!
or it could cost you an arm & a leg through damage

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

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I would guess from you description that the water pump bearing is failing. Get this checked before you have a serious overheating problem.

Posted on Jul 18, 2009

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