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#1 Roamer

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Posted 09 October 2005 - 12:16 PM

Well I am about to take my car in b/c it has several problems, the first being that the ABS system is leaking brake fluid, so I have ordered a used unit from a junkyard rather than pay $1085.00 for the part at subaru. Also the water pump seems to be making noise, sounds like I have a gurgling engine, so I am assuming that previous owner never changed it. So now I am trying to search for online sites that sell genuine SUbaru parts. I basically need a water pump, timingbelt and alternator belt, and anything else that you guys on here mught suggest.

But when I do a search for my 1996 Subaru Legacy LSI wagon, I keep getting different water pump models it seems? I dont want to risk buying the wrong one, I cant afford the loss in time involved. So if anyone can direct me to the correct water pump and a good subaru site I would greatly appreciate it. And lastly is there any danger for me to keep driving the car with a messed up waterpump in the meantime?

#2 NoahDL88

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Posted 09 October 2005 - 12:18 PM

Look for the water pump that is aplicable to the engine, 2.2 or 2.5 then you should have no problems, and once you have the belts off its also a good time to reseal the oil pump, and replace the front main and cam seals, along with the water pump as you have planned.

#3 Legacy777

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Posted 09 October 2005 - 12:42 PM

www.subarugenuineparts.com

Cheapest online subie dealer. They have a parts catalogue too you can browse through to find parts
https://www.subaruge..._parts_cat.html

#4 Dickensheets

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Posted 09 October 2005 - 02:53 PM

I just bought one from 1st subaru parts.com ($66). Give Jason your VIN # and he'll get you the right pump.


Ryan




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