96 sidekick js water overflow

Asked by Jul 10, 2016 at 03:44 PM about the 1996 Suzuki Sidekick 2 Dr JS Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

SPEWS out of overflow.. very little in exhaust just on start up. when its hot
it uses more water than fuel. if WOT it is like a garden hose.. IDEAS?.. long
story it liquid locked in a creek and ever sence its been doing this.. no oil
water mix ZERO..  and the block is not cracked.. its something stupid.. just
ovrer looking something

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Still sounds like its cracked block or head to me, most likely internal and doesn't show up untill the engine warms up, I would pull the head and have it checked, and look the block over really good especially towards the top of the cylinder walls.

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