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Old 07-06-2003, 05:41 PM
smk_texas smk_texas is offline
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Location: Colleyville, TX
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FYI.. I replaced my water pump last week and I used some Acetone /Laquer Thinner to clean the mating surfaces thoroughly. Still some of the grout wouldn't come out so I used sand paper to get it out. I spread a thin bead of clear RTV Silicone sealant on the pump surface before bolting it back. I let it cure overnight and added coolant the next day. I have driven the car for over a week and so far no problems. Hope this helps

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