water pump replacement

Information and questions on GL1500 Goldwings (1988-2000)
  • Sponsored Links
Post Reply
Posts: 195
Joined: Sat Mar 27, 2010 7:32 pm
Location: wakarusa,in
Motorcycle: 1981 suzuki GS850
1997 1500SE gold wing

water pump replacement

Post by furnacedoc » Sun Apr 08, 2018 1:53 pm

Hello everyone , so I am replacing my water pump this week, got the old one off ok ,but is there a trick to getting the drive spline on the new pump lined up with the internal drive in the transmission? any help is appreciated. see ya on the road
1997 gl1500se with 120,000 miles and have enjoyed every mile we put on it.

Posts: 766
Joined: Fri Jan 02, 2015 7:28 pm
Location: Amity. Ar
Motorcycle: 2010 GL1800
2004 Suzuki DR200

Re: water pump replacement

Post by DaveO430 » Sun Apr 08, 2018 3:35 pm

Take the cover off the pump and turn the impeller until it lines up or if your arms are long enough or if you have help hold it in place and bump the starter.

Post Reply