do i need water pump

Asked by Dec 13, 2015 at 11:06 AM about the 2002 Isuzu Rodeo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car has never ran hot..drove 5 miles and overheated to the red. put 50/50
coolant in and got home...thought it was thermostat and replaced..drove
the next day for 50 miles and never overheated..got back in car to go home
and within 2 miles, it shot up to extreme hot in the red....sat, cooled, put
water in and drove and kept hot 3/4 way,,when stopped , got real
hot,,,going somewhat slow , it wasnt as hot..

1 Answer

74,575

Why do you have to add coolant? Is the coolant leaking out? I suspect that you are loosing all your coolant so find the leak. Check the hoses, water pump and radiator for leaks.

Your Answer

Isuzu Rodeo Experts

  • #1
    tas33
    Reputation
    390
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    360
  • #3
    yz250chick
    Reputation
    300
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Isuzu Rodeo Sport
16 listings starting at $4,475
Used Isuzu Trooper
78 listings starting at $2,900
Used Toyota 4Runner
263 Great Deals out of 21,672 listings starting at $2,300
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
891 Great Deals out of 71,344 listings starting at $992
Used Nissan Pathfinder
314 Great Deals out of 24,146 listings starting at $2,500
Used Isuzu Ascender
118 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota RAV4
902 Great Deals out of 58,812 listings starting at $1,690
Used Toyota Tacoma
578 Great Deals out of 41,985 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota Corolla
878 Great Deals out of 64,955 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda CR-V
853 Great Deals out of 54,228 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Xterra
77 Great Deals out of 3,301 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Escape
1,119 Great Deals out of 84,639 listings starting at $999

Used Cars For Sale

2004 Isuzu Rodeo For Sale
31 listings starting at $1,899
2003 Isuzu Rodeo For Sale
15 listings starting at $1,250
2002 Isuzu Rodeo For Sale
32 listings starting at $2,891

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.