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


Registered: 12/29/10
Posts: 1557
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.
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#3334586 - 04/05/14 10:29 PM Re: Has anyone had bypass pipe stuck to water outlet? [Re: Gokhan]
Chris142 Offline


Registered: 06/05/03
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Probly lots of corrosion holding them together
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