Was wondering if there was an easy way to test the coolant pressure
when the engine was running. I've got some trouble codes on the EGO,
high idle around 1500 RPMs, and high temperatures stopped at idle.
I checked the upper radiator hose with the engine running, and it was
pretty soft, at least it didn't feel like any coolant was flowing
through the hose as I released it.
I'm wondering if the water pump went quietly without taking the timing
belt with it, and is just spinning the shaft. The last time the water
pump siezed and destroyed the timing belt at about 90k miles. I'm at
I drained the radiator and engine a month ago to replace the
thermostat, seemed like everything came out, so not suspecting a
I don't feel like replacing the water pump, timing belt, accessory
belts just yet, or the front oil seal for that matter. Would like to
know for certain the water pump is gone before I commit to that amount