2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 102Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 102

ENGINE Water Pump Mechanical Seal Removal (Engine Installed) Water Pump Mechanical Seal Puller: (PN 2872105) Replacement
engine removal and crankcase separationUse caution while performing this procedureMake sure that the puller is parallel to
the shaft at all timesDo not place side loads on the water pump shaft or strike the puller or shaft in any way1After the
coolant has been drained, remove the water pump cover, impeller and the sealing washerSealing Washer Sealing Washer (Copper
or Aluminium) Coolant Drain Bolt Oil Seal Impeller Mechanical Seal 2Slide the main puller body over the outer portion of
the mechanical seal as shown below and turn T-Handle clockwise until it contacts water pump shaftContinue rotating until
outer portion of mechanical seal is separated from the metal seal body Puller Legs Lip must grasp inside of mechanical seal
6Turn the puller T-Handle clockwise until it contacts the water pump shaftContinue rotating until the remaining portion of