How do I test the water pump temp gauge raises rapidly when engine is running.

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25 Jun, 2012

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The water pump would not cause this on this engine, the only time the pump is defective is when it leaks coolant. Without any specific info on what this is other than a Pontiac that is about as much as i can add.
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