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Re: Renault Scenic II 2.0VVT - How to change dephaser / Cambelt *Pics*
Tis false economy not to change the water pump, only £23 IIRC.
Replacing timing belt & tensioner, which too is a MUST, puts stress on an old water pump. Should the bearings collapse, then the timing will be lost, with disastrous results for the engine & your wallet. At most, adds an hour to the job. But cheaper than doing the job twice + head rebuild.
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Currently in Nottnoc's garage:
2008 Scenic Mk2 Dynamique 1.6 K4M 782. 1998 BMW K1100LTSE, 1994 MotoGuzzi Caifornia 3 LAPD, 1972 Norton Commando, 2010 Trafic SL29 M9R782 115, Lots of tools, Camping Gear & Booze