[Vwdiesel] Water pump removal

Roger Brown r.c.brown at ieee.org
Fri Oct 24 19:38:07 EDT 2003

Tyson Cragg wrote:
> I am attempting to remove the water pump on a 1985 Jetta D (non-turbo) with power steering, but no A/C.  There is a bracket that holds the power steering pump that must be removed to get the water pump off.  Unfortunately, the only way to remove this bracket, it appears, is to remove the injection pump.  The Bentley is not very enlightening on this topic.  Am I right?  From what I see, there is no way to get an air ratchet or even a wrench onto these bolts without removing the pump.

I have some tips that helped me removing the pump on my '81/1.6D w/ A/C:


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