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My water pump coupling boring type does not lift water from undergroound (30 feeet) to overhead water rank (15 ffet fro ground). the electric motor is working fine. suggest solutions. boring is nearly 12 years old

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Very old, that. Could be sucking air along the line. Or internal leakage due to wear. Better contact trained personnel.

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  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. Allow the engine to cool.
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  3. Loosen four retaining bolts securing the water pump pulley to the water pump hub.
  4. Remove the accessory drive belts.
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  6. Disconnect and remove the heater hose from the water pump.
  7. Remove the engine control sensor wiring from the locating stud bolt, if equipped.
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  3. Apply pipe sealant to bolt No. 3. Refer to the accompanying illustration for bolt location.
  4. Install the bolts in the water pump housing.
  5. Tighten bolts Nos. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10to 15-22 ft. lbs. (20-30 Nm). Tighten bolts Nos. 11, 12, 13, 14 and 15 to 71-106 inch lbs. (8-12 Nm).
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Fig. : Water pump mounting-3.0L DOHC engine
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