if water comes out of the radiator when I take the cap off does that mean my water pump is bad

Asked by Dec 11, 2015 at 04:55 PM about the 1990 Dodge Ram 50 Pickup Extended Cab RWD

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Is the car running when you do this? No - the water pump circulates water but won't make it overflow. Never take the radiator cap off a hot car as you may be severely burned.

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