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I have a ‘08 magnum 2.7L. It got too cold, and cracked the right head. I replaced the head, and water pump. I now have water coming out of the oil pump hole that oils the timining chain. Do I have a cracked block also?
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Chad Farhat
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Hey how are you ,I will Try to Help you with This Issue

if it is coming from oil pump hole then yes you have a cracked block ,

click on link to view oil pump .is it coming from behind it

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thanks Chad. The water is coming out of the hole on the front of the oil pump that oils the timing chain, that’s the only place I see it coming from. It’s squirting out pretty bad just turning the engine over.

okay , if it is squirting ,yes the only water coming from there is a cracked block, it must have got really hot ,i hate to tell you not what u want to hear

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I did not know there were freeze plugs behind timining cover. The picture you show isn’t like my 2.7. Is there a freeze plug behind the oil pump?

you are right that was for a 5.7 liter ,pulled up wrong one, i m working on another post he has truck 5.7 liter

so no freeze plugs on yours that i can see

sorry my bad ,long day :)

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