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No plastic impeller on the S14 water pump. (m) (archive)

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Posted by John A on January 23, 2002 at 01:30:08:

In Reply to: Thanks, isint there a metal and plasitc difference posted by adam p on January 23, 2002 at 01:12:15:

You are referring to the M50 6-cylinder engines that had plastic impellers up to a certain date. The impeller would crack and eventually disintegrate, distributing tiny plastic pieces all through the coolant passages in the engine (bad news).

you know? I see some water pump on ebay that says metal bla bla.. verse the plastic.. any one have any idea about this? what is better or worse..

Adam





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