Water Pump Replacement at your home or office in Cherry Hill.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

1,927

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Dan

37 years of experience
730 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
Dan does great work and is a very polite and friendly. Highly recommended.
great!!

Patrick

30 years of experience
369 reviews
Patrick
30 years of experience
He was very detailed and did an excellent job!
Wonderful and timely work.

Robert

18 years of experience
627 reviews
Robert
18 years of experience
Great! Robert is very efficient and accurate! We appreciate him working on our Jeep!
A bit early, yea! Better than late. Friendly, knowledgeable, efficient. Thank you!!

Henry

32 years of experience
138 reviews
Henry
32 years of experience
Henry is absolutely wonderful!!!

Wayne

29 years of experience
102 reviews
Wayne
29 years of experience
First time and good experience. Professional, on time, cost $100+ less than Pep Boys and $150 less than dealer on water pump/hose replacement. Will use Wayne G. again.

Shaun

8 years of experience
542 reviews
Shaun
8 years of experience
He was on time and did the job quickly and professionally. In the future if I need services from YOUR MECHANIC, please send Shaun Fenner. I want him to be my mechanic.

James

13 years of experience
46 reviews
James
13 years of experience
All around auto guy that's know his job

Stefan

15 years of experience
367 reviews
Stefan
15 years of experience
My mechanic arrived on time and completed job in a timely manner.

Maxwell

16 years of experience
390 reviews
Maxwell
16 years of experience
Super MAX!

Joel

19 years of experience
748 reviews
Joel
19 years of experience
Professional. Hard working. Very time efficient.


How much does Water Pump Replacement cost in Cherry Hill?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Cherry Hill. Our mechanics in Cherry Hill are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Cherry Hill.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2014 Volvo XC70 $375 $135.30 $239.97 18% $457.80
2012 Ford Fusion $208 $95.84 $111.98 15% $246.34
2014 Nissan Cube $225 $113.18 $111.98 14% $263.68
2015 BMW 550i GT xDrive $429 $308.70 $119.98 8% $469.95
2012 Mercedes-Benz ML350 $1014 $845.95 $167.97 5% $1071.70
2010 BMW M3 $456 $215.76 $239.97 15% $538.26

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Water Pump Replacement Service

What is a water pump and how does it work?

The water pump is a belt or chain-driven engine accessory bolted to the engine above the crankshaft pulley. The pump housing has an impeller that circulates engine coolant through the cooling system passageways in the engine block and cylinder head, on to the radiator, where the coolant temperature is reduced. . The lower temperature coolant then flows back to the water inlet on the engine and the water pump continues the cycle.

When to consider replacing the water pump:

  • Coolant leaks or overheating. The water pump impeller shaft is supported by a bearing. Eventually, the bearing or seal can wear and leak or damage the impeller. Many water pumps have weep holes near the pump bearing. If you see significant leakage from that weep hole, it is time to replace the pump.
  • Bearing roughness or noise. If the water pump shaft does not turn smoothly or the pump is noisy, the bearing is excessively worn. Pump replacement will be necessary.
  • Timing belt replacement. In engines where the water pump is driven by the timing belt, it is a good idea to replace the water pump at the same time the timing belt is replaced. The extensive work explains why it is always recommended to replace the water pump whenever the mechanic already has these components removed for regularly scheduled timing belt replacement.

How do mechanics replace the water pump?

  • The water pump is usually bolted to the front of the engine. The replacement procedure will vary depending on whether the pump is driven by the timing belt, the serpentine belt, or chain.
  • On a cold engine, the engine coolant is drained to a level below the water pump.
  • Components that require removing to access the water pump are removed, including the belt or chain that directly drive the pump.
  • The bolts holding the pump to the engine are removed and the pump is pulled out.
  • The gasket surface must be cleaned and the pump mounting surface inspected. A new gasket, rubber seal, or RTV sealant, as required, is installed and then the new pump. The bolts are torqued in sequence using a calibrated inch pound torque wrench.
  • For applications where the water pump is driven by the timing belt, the timing belt must be removed. Typically, this requires removal of the crankshaft pulley, timing belt covers, and timing belt tensioner. Once the new pump is installed, new coolant is added back while bleeding the cooling system of any air. The engine is then run and brought to normal operating temperature to check for leaks and ensure normal operating temperature.

Is it safe to drive with a water pump problem?

No. Should the water pump only leak a little bit, you can drive the car. However, a small leak could suddenly enlarge or the pump bearing might unexpectedly seize. Either circumstance would likely cause engine overheating. If a defective water pump causes the overheating, it is not safe to drive because of the damage to the engine.

When replacing the water pump keep in mind:

  • It is best to install a new cooling system thermostat when you install a new water pump, especially if the thermostat is old or original.
  • Completely flushing the cooling system is a good idea when you replace the water pump. Flushing can be done before or after pump replacement.
  • The rest of the cooling system should be inspected too — particularly rubber hoses, which have a limited lifetime.

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