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Need help removing oil pump

Discussion in 'Engine Building' started by Jay Bird, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. Jay Bird

    Jay Bird New Member

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    I am rebuilding my EW1 and I am stuck trying to get the oil pump off. I have all the bolts off but it is sealed on to the block. Any tricks to getting this off?
     
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    Elbow grease ;)
     
  3. Jay Bird

    Jay Bird New Member

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    Got it off with a hammer. A couple of taps broke it loose.
     
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    ktyr5151 New Member

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    There ya go. Good luck with everything :thumbsup:
     
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    RHDism Right Hand Drive guru

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    Never force it, just use a bigger hammer..:D
     
  6. E_SolSi

    E_SolSi Member of the 20 nut club Moderator VIP

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    i was told a long time ago:
    "working on a car is a delicate art of beating the shit out of it with a hammer"
     
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