Recent Topics
Aluminum-based grease through u-joints/ball joints
by Mambo_Dave
09/02/14 11:16 PM
400,000 miles! Pic!
by Chris142
09/02/14 10:55 PM
Michelin M/S2 vs A/T2---SNOW!
by lukejo
09/02/14 10:39 PM
Opinions wanted: used family car options for $15K
by DrivinWest
09/02/14 10:20 PM
XG2 - 10000 & 7000 mile versions spotted today
by Apollo14
09/02/14 10:17 PM
What additives DO NOT show up in uoa's?
by m6pwr
09/02/14 10:00 PM
Route 66 - What Would You Do?
by 2010_FX4
09/02/14 09:05 PM
Pennzoil Platinum BITOG approved?
by jiffydarren
09/02/14 09:00 PM
less than a month
by Donald
09/02/14 08:33 PM
Replacing the Dry Cracked Michelins
by Nick1994
09/02/14 08:31 PM
Any tips on reupholstering center arm rest?
by gregk24
09/02/14 08:09 PM
Which grand touring smoothest, quietest on Civic?
by flinter
09/02/14 08:08 PM
Newest Members
Krom11, psalty, BBBB, emg, morgantruce
51188 Registered Users
Who's Online
62 registered (BBBB, Apollo14, asiancivicmaniac, babbittd, 6 invisible), 1166 Guests and 239 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
51188 Members
64 Forums
218726 Topics
3449032 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG

Topic Options
#3334524 - 04/05/14 09:33 PM Has anyone had bypass pipe stuck to water outlet?
Gokhan Offline


Registered: 12/29/10
Posts: 1547
Loc: Los Angeles, California
I had a leak at my water-outlet gasket and started the job of replacing the gasket today. In fact, there was hardly any gasket left.

I wanted to remove the water outlet, which requires removing it from the water-bypass pipe and replacing the O-ring for it. There is one small bolt holding the water-bypass pipe's flange against the water outlet and I removed it. For some reason, the flange of the water-bypass pipe appears almost welded to the water outlet. No matter how hard I pull or twist it, I can't separate them. Below is the parts diagram, with the outlet, gasket, O-ring, and the flange end of the bypass pipe shown at the top left:



Has anyone had this problem? I wanted to remove the water outlet from the water-bypass pipe because it's hard to scrape the old gasket material otherwise, as there is little space between the water outlet and cylinder head.
_________________________
1985 Toyota Corolla LE, 4A-LC engine, ~ 257,000 M
Toyota (by ExxonMobil) SN/GF-5 0W-20 Synthetic
Toyota 90915-YZZF2 filter, 90430-12031 drain gasket

Top
#3334586 - 04/05/14 10:29 PM Re: Has anyone had bypass pipe stuck to water outlet? [Re: Gokhan]
Chris142 Online   content


Registered: 06/05/03
Posts: 11262
Loc: apple valley, ca
Probly lots of corrosion holding them together
_________________________
02 Jeep Wrangler super-s 10/30
87 F250 Diesel Delo 15w40
04 Tahoe STHM 10w30
Z400 napa 15w50
KLR250 Maxima 10w40
Polaris Trailblazer delo 5w40

Top