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I have a 2000 ford mustang that needs the water pump replaced. I have removed the bolts to the water pump but the water pump will not come off the engine. what do i do?

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Make sure you really have all the bolts out, sometimes there are some that are somewhat hidden.

If all the bolys are out, then the gasket adhesive has it stuck to the engine.
take a bead blow hammer and give it a few whacks.

Posted on Oct 11, 2010

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Most likely heat and corrosion has welded it to the engine. Take a small rubber mallet and strike it all around the pumps outter edges. It should come off.

Posted on Oct 11, 2010

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You can drill a hole in the bolt then use and EZ out hoping that works. If not have to drill the bolt out and re-thread the block. Hope the EZ out works for you.

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