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Hmmm...green oil?

In message <Pine.BSI.3.95.970226150154.13320B-100000@laurel.us.net> Jonathan Monetti writes:

> Yep, that's a little puddle of coolant on the ground under my 86 Coupe.
> New rad, all hoses in great shape & dry, overflow tank dry, block & thermo
> housing dry.  Leaks when under pressure/heat.  

The "overflow tank" is a header tank.  It should never be "dry".

> What't the lifespan of a I5 waterpump  
> Jonathan Monetti
> 82 Coupe GT, 82k

101,696 miles, on my car.  Gaskets have never failed.

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club