Water pump leeking yz 250 2001

Hi do i need to change just the seal and gaskets or the bearing and the shaft too ?

Usually better do everything at once if open.  It not always necessary, but CaveMike always feel dumb when him lazy shortcuts come back and bite him on ass.  You not take shortcut and get ass bit.

If any shop that sale everithing like a kit includes cluth gasket and shaft ?

If any shop that sale everithing like a kit includes cluth gasket and shaft ?

The kits have everything except the shaft, gotta get that separate. If the shaft has any grooving in it at all (which they most always do), you need to replace it. Otherwise the new seal will be leaking again in short order.

OEM or the hot rods kit its fine ? So :

Water pump repair kit

Crankcase gasket

Impeller shaft

Right ?

Thanks in advance

OEM on all:


Both seals

Outer case gasket if you feel the need and it is old, brittle, broken, etc.

Water pump gasket

Shaft, only if the shaft is bad

Shaft always bad. Shaft, he's a bad mother----shut yo mouth!

Question ? I ready pull out the water , water pump cover , cluth cover now ? I need to pull out the case with all the bolts right?

Yes, just that side, remove kick start, pull cover!

Shaft always bad. Shaft, he's a bad mother----shut yo mouth!

Crawl back into your cave monkey boy.... Shaft NOT always bad, not replace bearing when replacing seals ,run bad bearing, shaft go bad, or is it you just like to get the shaft because?
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Talkin bout Shaft


thanks for all your help, everithing OEM from motosport.com

thanks for all your help, everithing OEM from motosport.com

Gotta love that 20%, it's better than RMATV/MC as long as they have it all in stock.

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