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    surely, unless the belt ran the other way round the w/pump pulley, then if the crank ran 'backwards' so did the waterpump? the vanes on waterpumps are usually angled/spiralled (is that a word?) to work only one way. i'd be changing the pump. regards, neil.

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    They use what is known as a Bi directional pump. It's the same GM housing but different shaft impellor and seals.

    See here, you can see the vanes will run either way.
    http://bpi.ebasicpower.com/notavailable.php?pn=CRU30103

    and here for complete pump
    http://bpi.ebasicpower.com/pc/MPR2231MN/CRU2H

    Of course some one could have replaced the pump at some time, which is why I suggested checking the backplate is stainless
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