Water Pump, Oil Pressure, and Transmission issue

Asked by Sep 10, 2019 at 08:44 AM about the 1998 Dodge RAM 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What would be the best place to start to repair my
1500 when theres a hose spewing fluid from the
water pump, Oil pressure runs high, Transmission
was shifting hard and the truck lost power.

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The first thing a medic does when he sees an injured person is Stop The Bleeding. Taking this lead, stop the coolant from rushing out of the water pump. With lack of coolant, overheating might have caused all the other symptoms.

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My truck didnt overheat at all when the issues were happening.

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