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  1. can changing water pump change timing?

    I have a 2002 Cabrio with 85K miles. The car has always run very well, but about a month ago a rattle developed under the hood- the water pump. A good friend that has worked on cars for many years replaced the water pump for me, but ever since I got the car back from him the engine has...
  2. Help!! serious engine problems

    on my 1835 in my buggy, im having a few serious issues that i just cant seem to get around. first off, when i give it gas, it wants to die on me unless i accelerate very slowly. it has plenty of pump, ignition is all correct. once i get to the higher rpm, it runs fine, it just doesnt like to be...