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Old 05-20-2007
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Originally Posted by jmunson2
On our Perkins, the mechanic stated the water pump was leaking some oil, indicative of needing a new pump.

Depending upon the age of your pump, I'd strongly consider replacing it. I believe the job is fairly straight forward, just R&R. Check with your mechanic to be sure.

Sincerely,

/s/ Jon C. Munson II
Given the importance of the damn things replacement is on the cards. I'm hoping that I can pay mechanic for advice but do the work myself.
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