Water Pump Replacement at your home or office in Midland Park.

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4.9/5

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1,856

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Grzegorz

39 years of experience
472 reviews
Grzegorz
39 years of experience
Communicated his expected arrival, was on time and did the job quickly and discovered another problem that he addressed without charge. Love the home service aspect of Your Mechanic. If you know what you need done, the convenience of having the work done in a given time frame without giving sup your car for a full day makes so much sense.
Very helpful and professional. Thanks Gregory.

Jacob

10 years of experience
265 reviews
Jacob
10 years of experience
Hands down great! If he is the one that is able to come work on your vehicle you can guarrenty that it will be fixed correctly and in a professional manor. I would recommend him to all my friends and family!!

Fred

15 years of experience
324 reviews
Fred
15 years of experience
Thank you, Fred, great job

William

28 years of experience
40 reviews
William
28 years of experience
enlightning

Kevin

22 years of experience
233 reviews
Kevin
22 years of experience
Kevin was great! Showed up early and did exactly what we needed to have done. Awesome experience!

Jerome

14 years of experience
68 reviews
Jerome
14 years of experience
Very Knowledgeable and gifted in his craft. Jerome told me the issue and told me when he could fix the problem.

Jared

14 years of experience
44 reviews
Jared
14 years of experience
Jared was amazing.. great customer service as well as efficient on fixing my van. I've already told everyone I know about this amazing service and of Jared. I'll use ypu guys again!!!

Whitney

37 years of experience
783 reviews
Whitney
37 years of experience

Russell

22 years of experience
356 reviews
Russell
22 years of experience
Hes amazing took the time and made sure everything was working good after the repair

Breck

18 years of experience
509 reviews
Breck
18 years of experience
Excellent


How much does Water Pump Replacement cost in Midland Park?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Midland Park. Our mechanics in Midland Park 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 Midland Park.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2012 Buick Enclave $359 $182.76 $175.97 14% $419.26
2009 Volvo S80 $933 $725.21 $207.97 7% $1004.71
2012 Toyota Prius $861 $725.21 $135.98 5% $907.96
2011 Lexus LS600h $388 $219.96 $167.97 12% $445.71
2012 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 $498 $305.95 $191.97 11% $563.95
2014 Jaguar XJR $386 $186.42 $199.97 15% $455.17

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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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