water gushing out

Adelina Hernandez

Asked by Jun 04, 2015 at 06:56 PM about the 1986 Ford Taurus L

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when i put water in my 1996 ford taurus it gushes back out and it heats up

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Adelina Hernandez

when i put water in my 1996 ford taurus it gushes back out. why is the water gushing out


May be the thermostat is stuck,or possible water pump is bad.


sounds like the thermostat is stuck.


Could all so be a blowed head gasket if it previously ran hot on you,

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