Would a bad water pump build up pressure and cause the radiator to crack at a seam? Its a 2001 Kia Sportage

Tiny
ELVINLATHAM
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  • 2001 KIA SPORTAGE
  • 175,000 MILES
Car was driven with water pump squealing, finally overheating, the water pump is undoubtedly shot and the radiator has developed a 4 inch split in the seam, do you think that split in the radiator can be welded or will a new radiator be required?
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Saturday, December 17th, 2011 AT 5:33 PM

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Tiny
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Get a new radiator
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Saturday, December 17th, 2011 AT 5:47 PM

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