Why do you need to use dex-cool in a 96 cavalier?

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because dex-cool has different heat dissipation property's then green ethylglycol coolant.. use of green prestone in a dex cool system can cause head gasket and overheat issues not to mention premature internal wear.
because dex-cool has different heat dissipation property's then green ethylglycol coolant.. use of green prestone in a dex cool system can cause head gasket and overheat issues not to mention premature internal wear.
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Where is the horn located on a '96 Chevy Cavalier?

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How do you flush the transmission on a '96 Cavalier 2.2?

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Where is the horn located on a 96 Chevrolet Cavalier?

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How do you replace a '96 Chevy Cavalier marker light?

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What does the starter solenoid look like on a 96 cavalier?

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How to install a tachometer in a 96 Chevy Cavalier?

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How do i reset the computer in a 96 cavalier?

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Where do you fill trans fluid on a 96 Chevy cavalier?

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Lighter works but horn doesnt Chevy cavalier 96?

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How does a serpentine belt go on a 96-2000 cavalier?

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How do you replace the water pump on a 96 Chevy Cavalier?

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Ac draining on floor on a 96 Chevy cavalier?

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How do you know if the starter on your 96 Chevy cavalier is faulty?

If you are 100% sure the battery and ignition switch are good and it still will not turn over, suspect the starter or starter solenoid. If you hear it click it is getting power. The only 100% sure way is to remove it and have it bench tested at an Auto Parts Store.

96 cavalier PCV valve location?

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What is the 96 Chevy cavalier fuel tank capacity?

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How do i get 96 Chevy Cavalier to not misfire?

I would first suspect the coil pack or the plug wires that lead to the misfiring cylinder. On the 2.4L check the coil housing carfully.It has metal strips that can burn in half.Could be spark plugs, or low cylinder compression, or low fuel pressure, or vacume leak, or leaking EGR valve, or fault (MORE)

How do you change a tire on 96 cavalier?

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How do you remove the starter on 96 cavalier z 24?

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How do you remove starter on 96 z24 cavalier?

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What are the effects of the theft system on a 96 Chevy cavalier?

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What is the value of a stamp that says US Washington 5c?

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