Water Pump Rebuild

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Water Pump Rebuild

Post by hondo100 » August 14th, 2020, 9:10 am

Has anyone rebuilt their water pump using the rebuild kit that is available? I'd prefer to rebuild versus buy NOS if possible, but don't wont to go that route if others haven't had success. Recommendations?

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Re: Water Pump Rebuild

Post by 70mford151a2 » October 24th, 2020, 7:15 pm

Ditto, I would also like to know if anyone else has rebuilt a water pump, and how was it?
was it worth it?\Thanks, Dave
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Re: Water Pump Rebuild

Post by halftracknut » October 24th, 2020, 8:58 pm

I think there is a crossover could be ford falcon? I can't find the crossover list. thought there was one posted..??? I remember you had to file down a boss around a hole...but it fits perfect...
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Re: Water Pump Rebuild

Post by Mark » October 24th, 2020, 10:05 pm

Yes I did long time ago, still in the mutt
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Re: Water Pump Rebuild

Post by rickf » October 25th, 2020, 9:38 am

They are a 60's Ford 170 6 cylinder pump but you have to pay attention to the outlet and make sure you get a straight outlet. Some have an angle built in to the outlet and that will make it very hard to get the lower hose to fit. I have found that when getting a rebuilt pump you will sometimes actually get a military pump without the heater hose fitting. On those you do not need to grind the relief for the timing cover bolt.
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Re: Water Pump Rebuild

Post by Mr. Recovery » October 25th, 2020, 12:33 pm

here's one on e-bay. :)

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1960-61-62-63- ... SwXbheq0aQ
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