If you have only the one leak, then it would likly be the bolt that runs clear into the number one cylinder housing in the block. Then purchase 3 shorter bolts and a set of washers to go with 'em. John answered 4 years ago im from philippines in a tropical country where temp goes hi. You really should not miss! We didn't have to jack the motor up or do anything drastic to change the timing cover gasket for those of you out there who have this worry. When you get down to this level, it does not seem… The 2001 Chevrolet Venture has the most common hook-end wiper arms.
Remove Fan Shroud Remove Belt Remove Cooling Fan Drain Radiator Remove Radiator Bottom Hose from Water Pump Unbolt Pump from Engine Block It is a messy job but doable in 2-3 hours. These vehicles are incredibly difficult when it comes to changing the heater core, it requires removing the entire dash, and is an 8-10 hour process. Have everything ready, especially the filter. There are three electrical connections for the ignition coil pack on my 98 venture. Its an allen head and should not be too hard to remove.
Hello, This is my first time here and responding. When reconnecting the battery, leave the - negative for last. The tensioner pulley should move releasing tension on the belt so it can be removed from around the water pump pulley. They are on the passenger side of the engine just below where the altenator is mounted. All you have to do is loosen a bleeder valve on top of the engine to let the air out of the line. There will also be a wiring plug that needs to be diconnected. Thank you very much Merc.
Cutting the disconnect can be done using a or with a small air-powered reciprocating saw. It was under powered and parts always seemed to cost 2x as much. Normally some of the original gasket material will be stuck firmly to the engine block. See product for application and installation details. No matter where you are in the country, your Venture car parts will arrive fast, cheap, and hassle-free. I also wanted to advise you to replace the rubber O-rings that are in the coolant system. Then all you have to do is reverse and put it all back together!!! Steering wheel for handling your Venture is also easy to go wrong.
All parts are backed by the manufacturer's warranty and shipped directly from Chevrolet dealers. You will have to do some disassembly to replace the pump. The answer below pertains to it. These gaskets will want to fall off when you try to put the pump on a real pain in the butt. Removing the water pump--either for replacement or inspection--is relatively easy, and can be performed by any home mechanic.
You can not take off the oil pan on this engine without donating a kidney and an arm. I can pressurize the coolant system, and literally hear it hissing and bubbling from there. I cannot see any place for it to be leaking that hasn't just been replaced or resealed. I will use a puller to get the crankshaft pulley off. This part is also sometimes called Chevrolet Venture Water Pumps.
It… I am guessing you mean to remove the cylinder head because you wish to replace the head gasket. If you try without it you will bust your knuckles. I've been very careful and had no problems with these engines, but I've seen guys strip the crank bolt threads that way. When you want the right part, have a talk with our live professional automotive service experts and allow them to answer your questions. The front cover of the engine has a water passage from one side to the other.
For more information on heater hose connectors, chat with a knowledgeable expert at your. Its pretty standard stuff at the auto parts store. Pry them open or off with a screw driver and then you will see a bolt that is threaded into the body. I'm thinking that will do the trick for your leak. Do not leave where pets can get to it or where children can reach it. Clean any gasket material off water pump face 6. Disconnect the battery positive cable.