Common Questions Consumers Have About Electric Water Pumps

An electric water pump can fail slowly, or sometimes suddenly stop working with no warning at all. In either case, the temperature of the system being cooled will rise and, depending on the vehicle and how overheated the system is, mechanical problems will follow. Without doubt, customers who suspect their electric water pump is failing, or…

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The High Cost Of Putting Off Water Pump Replacement

Like any part of your engine, the water pump will eventually wear out and fail. When a water pump fails, it can be a big issue for your vehicle and make it inoperable. If you put off replacing a leaking or worn pump, it can cause even more significant and costlier problems for your car.…

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What’s That Leak? Use GMB’s Leak Cheat Sheet To Find Out!

Your vehicle is loaded with fluids: motor oil, antifreeze, transmission fluid, and so on. So when your vehicle springs a leak, it can be difficult to identify the leak and fix the issue. If your vehicle is leaking and you’re having trouble figuring out the cause of the leak, this guide may help you.

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5 Tips For Reducing Water Pump Repair Comebacks

Nobody on earth likes comebacks. A comeback is a lose-lose situation because: Customers don’t want to go through the hassle of bringing their car back to the shop Shop managers are reluctant to deal with upset customers Technicians don’t like to redo the work on a vehicle The tech and the shop lose revenue Unfortunately,…

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Water Pumps 101 – What You Need To Know

As an extension of GMB’s commitment to high-quality water pumps, we have produced a variety of content for DIYers, installers, and service advisors to reference and share with customers as needed. It’s our hope that these materials give you a better understanding of the GMB water pumps you’re working with and can help you troubleshoot more…

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How the Aftermarket Parts Industry Is Adapting to the Rise of EVs

 This article was originally published on AftermarketNews.com A lot of auto industry experts aren’t sure when EVs will become standard. However, they’re pretty sure that once the mid-2020s rolls around, EVs will be comparable to or cheaper to buy and operate than internal combustion vehicles. Once we reach that point, it’s likely that EVs will…

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OEM vs Aftermarket Water Pumps – Sometimes, They’re The Same

Here’s a fun fact: most OEM parts are actually aftermarket brand parts with the automaker’s brand added. Generally, OEM parts aren’t produced by the automaker itself but rather by a contract manufacturer. For example, we (GMB) are an aftermarket brand, but major automakers all over the world hire us to manufacture OEM water pumps. In…

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