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Water pump - what to do?!?

Man... An Airtech is 89 bucks, 12 month warranty. A NAPA reman is 145.00, lifetime warranty. It's not pissing all over, so I can wait.
I am replacing an Airtech that had 30,000 miles on it - I don't have a lot of confidence in their product, but if I have a lot of sand after my first flush - then any pump would have given out by now.

Anyone else have trouble with an Airtech pump after short time, or good or bad luck with a NAPA or Autozone new or reman pump??

Too many choices.

I will install a filter kit - but not right away and honestly it could be awhile -

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Seeing as how you're already replacing a replacement pump, it would have paid for itself by now...

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I know, I feel dumb even typing it. Maybe another airtech and buy the coolant filter with what I save>?

Anybody else have a coolant filter and have early failure on an airtech?

While I'm at it - any downside to the 203 thermostat?

Scott

2000 XLT F-250 7.3 Crew Cab Auto w/Transgo shift kit
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4" MBRP turbo back exhaust w/muffler
PHP TS chip - 65 tow/80DD/120 race
Stancor relay
Caterpillar ELC coolant
Broken-into door lock mod
6637 filter
285/75/16 Hankook ATM's
2" Rough Country add a leafs all around
In the Driveway:
2000 VW TDI Beetle, chipped! (For the wife)
1995 Ford Mustang 3.8 (SOLD!)
2012 Dodge CCSB 2500 w/Hemi
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