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Author Topic:   short water pump... Bill H? ..anyone
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 129
posted December 19, 2004 12:00 PM  
Other than the obvious is there any difference between a SBC short vs long water pump and is there any advantage to have one over the other... Bill H?? anyone

Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 165
posted December 19, 2004 05:21 PM  
depends in the brand like a aluminum over a stock cast one yeah the aluminum one is better personally i like the short one better gives u more room to work

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Total posts: 968
posted December 20, 2004 05:25 AM  
I was told that the shorter snout afforded less stress on the front bearing thus giving longer bearing life and less potential for failure. I got that information from a very knowledgable source, so I now use a short pump that rests on a set of pump spacers so that my "long pump" pulleys work.

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