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I think water pump went out, but before all that work was to be done I noticed that I put water in the radiator and once I start the car water comes out from the water pump nipple and alot of water comes out on drivers side by tire. Is this a cracked head?

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Water pumps have a weep hole on the neck, bottom side toward the ground. If that is weeping the pump needs replaced. A lot of water coming out on the drivers side sounds more like a split hose or cracked radiator. The car shouldn't even run if the block is cracked to the point where "a lot of water comes out....."
More info is needed however, what engine is in this beast?

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No it is not a cracked head, your water pump has a pressure hole to give you an indication that the pump is getting there. when the motor is running the pressure builds up and squirts the water all over, resulting in misleading you.

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