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CARQUEST Water Pump - New

Part No. T1231 Warranty Details  

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Each Tough One water pump is engineered by an expert team to keep your cooling system in optimal running condition. Each pump is built to stringent OE specifications by an OE manufacturer and is 100% factory tested, so you are guaranteed the highest quality product. All pumps are boxed with tri-lingual instructions, application specific information sheets and necessary hardware to get the job done.

Product Features:
  • This pump is used on accessory belt driven applications
  • Used mostly on models equipped with a fan clutch
  • It is highly recommended that the fan clutch be replaced at the same time as the water pump
  • All gaskets or seals necessary for installation are supplied with pump
  • Durable housing features precisely-machined mounting surfaces for proper sealing
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Fan Clutch Included:Yes
Gasket Type:Metal
Gaskets Included:Yes
Grade:OEM Standard
Heavy Duty Pump:No
Hub Height:2.17 in
Impeller Vane Quantity:6
Installation Hardware Included:One Gasket
Material:Aluminum
Mounting Hole Quantity:5
New Or Remanufactured:New
OE Number(s):12620226
Package Contents:One Pump, One Gasket
Pulley Included:No
Pump Flow:OE Equivalent
Rotation:Reverse rotation - Opposite of crankshaft
Water Pump Drive Type:Accessory belt

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CARQUESTWater Pump - New
 
4.4

(based on 47 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (32)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (3)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (28)
  • Durable (12)
  • Lightweight (8)
  • Improves engine efficiency (5)

Cons

  • Difficult to install (3)
  • No improvement in performance (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (26)
  • Replacement (24)
  • Performance driving (3)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Mechanic (4), Auto enthusiast (3), Casual driver (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (18), Auto enthusiast (9), Mechanic (7), Truck enthusiast (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great Value and Peace of Mind

I replaced my failing AC Delco unit with this new GMB pump on my trailblazer when the fan clutch gave up the ghost. Its' fit, form, and function is the same as the...Read complete review

I replaced my failing AC Delco unit with this new GMB pump on my trailblazer when the fan clutch gave up the ghost. Its' fit, form, and function is the same as the much more expensive dealer part and OE installed part. They look identical next to each other. The hardest part of the install was removing the fan clutch after that it was cake. I've used these GMB pumps in many cars from Toyota, Ford, and GM vehicles and all are performing just as well as the day they were installed. I usually do wp replacement as routine maintenance at around 100K or so just to save headache from a catastrophic failure on the highway. The Trailblazer 4.2 I6 pump is a common issue due to faulty cooling fan clutch causing a wobble in the fan that eventually causes the pump to fail. This pump is up to the job and has proven itself over many applications that I've installed it in. I don't even look at the re-manufactured pumps if there is a new alternative listed. The new part is usually just a fraction more and is worth the little extra $$.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

New WP Seldom Installd Rebuilts Forever

This Water Pump Is Inexpensive To Replace. Meaning The Impeller Is Made Of Steel Rather Than Stainless Steel. Hopefully The Remainder Of The Components Are Of Equal Or Better Quality. Lets Hope It...Read complete review

This Water Pump Is Inexpensive To Replace. Meaning The Impeller Is Made Of Steel Rather Than Stainless Steel. Hopefully The Remainder Of The Components Are Of Equal Or Better Quality. Lets Hope It Lasts. I Received 160K of Faithful Service From The Factory Pump!! Stay Tuned.

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5.0

WORKED WELL

By 

from MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

THANK YOU FOR YOU PRODUCTS

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Comes with gasket

By 

from Brownsburg indiana

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3 or more reviews submitted

Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

Pump comes with gasket and seems to be well made. Easy to install and the price was right.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
2.0

Ok pump. Lifetime was short.

By 

from Waverly, NE

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3 or more reviews submitted

Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

Replaced OEM pump as PM on 12-6-13 at 220k. Replaced again 9-12-16 at 350k. Pump was leaking fluid badly, and bearing was beyond shot. Hopefully this pump isn't garbage like the last.

In the pumps defense, both went on very easy, and the gasket was included.

I did apply a VERY thin layer of RTV to both sides of the gasket, and waited an hour or so before refilling with coolant, and another hour or so before running the engine and checking for any possible leaks. It actually took longer to remove my Efans than it did to replace the pump on my Chevy Colorado.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

part

By 

from Wesley Chapel, Florida

About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Replacement

    Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

    Just as expected

     
    4.0

    I would use this part again

    By 

    from Wake forest,nc.

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comes with gasket

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

        It might not be the best on the market,but I looked like it would do the job, and the price is perfect, not cheap but not expensive at the same time.

         
        5.0

        second pump I have in two months and so so good

        By 

        from houston tx

        About Me Mechanic

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Install
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Decreases Gas Mileage

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving

        Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

        this product is used in vehicle that is driven to work on a daily basis.

         
        5.0

        Works great

        By 

        from New Berlin Wi

        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Replacement

          Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

          Works great. Was easy to install and came with a good gasket.

           
          5.0

          Easy to Install works fine

          By 

          from Fort Gay, WV

          About Me Mechanic

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Install
          • Improves Engine Efficiency

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving
            • Performance Driving
            • Replacement

            Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

            Bought the water pump to replace the old worn out one on my 2007 Chevrolet Colorado with a L5 engine in it. Easy enough to install once the fan clutch was removed.

             
            5.0

            Great Unit, Stainless Impeller

            By 

            from NC

            About Me Casual Driver

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            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving

              Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

              This is a great part. It comes with a paper gasket that I put silicone on just to be safe. I saw some reviews that said the impeller on some models wasn't stainless but this one definitely is. The bearings were very tight which was a good sign. I installed this on a 02 Envoy SLE V6.

               
              1.0

              Does not last!!!

              By 

              from Spindale, NC

              About Me Jack Of All Trades Lol

              Pros

              • Cheap

              Cons

              • Does Not Last

              Best Uses

              • Trash Can

              Comments about CARQUEST Water Pump - New:

              Replaced a 9 year old factory water pump in Feb 2015 and now a little over 1 year later having to replace again! Free warranty but factor in the time and material and you are better off going with factory unless you are planning on getting rid of the vehicle in less than a year....

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              8 Questions | 16 Answers
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              • Q:

                do i need to replace the old bolts with new ones
                Asked on 12/20/2015 by bigone

                1 answer

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  Hi Bigone, I'm glad to assist you. It is recommended to replace the hardwares while replacing the water pump for better performance. The exact bolts for this CARQUEST Water Pump - New (Part No. T1231) is currently unavailable online. I would suggest that you visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check the availability of the replacing bolts.

                  Answered on 12/21/2015 by Solomon from AAP
              • Q:

                My receipts says Limited Lifetime Replacement? Where exactly do I find the information on it? Not even two years since I had it replaced.
                Asked on 11/10/2014 by Triz from Gulfport, FL

                2 answers

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                  A:

                  Hi Triz, happy to help you! The limited lifetime warranty part can be refunded for cash/credit within the 90 days time frame. After that time expires, it can only be exchanged for a new item. So the warranty is valid for the life of the part as long as the customer owns the vehicle.

                  Answered on 11/12/2014 by Steve from AAP
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                  A:

                  Hi Triz, happy to help you! The limited lifetime warranty part can be refunded for cash/credit within the 90 days time frame. After that time expires, it can only be exchanged for a new item. So the warranty is valid for the life of the part as long as the customer owns the vehicle.

                  Answered on 11/12/2014 by Steve from AAP
              • Q:

                Is this water pump for a 4.2 engine, trailblazer 2002.
                Asked on 2/6/2012 by Anonymous from Menomonie wisc.

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  Yes, this GMB New Water Pump with part# 130-7700 fits your 2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer with a 4.2l engine.

                  Answered on 2/6/2012 by Vincent from AAP
              • Q:

                to remove the fan clutch bolt do i turn it clock wise or counterclockwise?
                Asked on 1/28/2012 by Anonymous

                3 answers

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                  A:

                  In order for us to further assist you, would you please provide us with the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle application.

                  Answered on 1/29/2012 by Steve from AAP
                • A:

                  this pump has a right hand thread, so counterclockwise to remove

                  Answered on 11/12/2014 by a351c from Biloxi ,MS
                • A:

                  this pump has a right hand thread,, so counterclockwise to remove

                  Answered on 11/12/2014 by Mike from Biloxi ,MS
              • Q:

                What is the packaged weigth of the water pump in lbs...
                Asked on 10/25/2011 by Mitch from Miami lakes, FL

                1 answer

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                  A:

                  The packaged weight is 3.2 lbs.

                  Answered on 10/25/2011 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
              • Q:

                Does this water pump come with the appropriate water pump gasket included in the box or will I have to buy a gasket separately?
                Asked on 8/22/2010 by edc from Weirton, WV

                2 answers

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                  A:

                  The gasket should be included in the box.

                  Answered on 8/22/2010 by Mike from AAP
                • VERIFIED BUYER

                  A:

                  Gasket Included. Sealant NOT.

                  Answered on 12/9/2010 by Elgin-Chicago Flash from Elgin, Illinois
              • Q:

                how do you put the water pump on a envoy
                Asked on 7/30/2010 by keith from lexington,sc

                3 answers

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                  A:

                  For step by step instructions i recommend that you go to your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and purchase a repair manual.

                  Answered on 7/30/2010 by Kevin from AAP
                • A:

                  Head over to trailvoy.com web forum for easy to follow step-by-step instructions, most with pictures.

                  Answered on 1/20/2012 by KillerKellerjr from Lincoln, NE
                • A:

                  Step by step with pictures

                  http://forums.trailvoy.com/showthread.php?t=71429

                  Answered on 5/10/2014 by duh from over here
              • Q:

                how do you put a water pump in the trailblazer LT
                Asked on 7/21/2010 by Anonymous

                3 answers

                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  For step by step instructions i recommend that you go to your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and purchase a repair manual.

                  Answered on 7/21/2010 by Kevin from AAP
                • CUSTOMER CARE

                  A:

                  For step by step instructions I recommend that you go to your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and purchase a repair manual.

                  Answered on 7/21/2010 by Anonymous
                • A:

                  Head over to trailvoy.com for step-by-step instructions with pictures. I followed it and the instructions are better than a manual. Its a great source for all things Trailblazer and Envoy.

                  Answered on 1/20/2012 by KillerKellerjr from Lincoln, NE
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