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Replace water pump for a 1988 pontiac grand am

Please advice, we have the belts loose on the old pump and we cannot figure out how to get the belt guides off...is it a pin push? I don't think we will have an issues replacing, it looks cut and dry. We are only having issues on the removal...
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The pullies have to be pressed off. If you have an AutoZone close by, they can take them off for you.
Do Not hammer the pullies onto the waterpump! Place the pullies face down on your bench or hard surface and tap the pump into the pullies using a punch on the shaft only!

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