a 50/50 mixture of antifreeze and preferably distilled water usually (use the antifreeze that the manufacturer specifies )
engine ice coolant 64 oz f You will want to make sure your antifreeze is compatible with aluminum .
It goes in the engine compartment, but the coolant that you need is only available from the dealer. You need G12 coolant it can be purchased online and it mixes half and half with distilled water.
Green color universal antifreeze mixed with preferably distilled water ( usually a 50 / 50 mix , Ford states not to exceed 60 % antifreeze )
I have a 91 Ford escort that has two caps. one is on the radiator itself and one next to it that says coolant only. how do I know where the antifreeze goes? does a mixture of coolant and water go in the radiator or does only water go in radiator and coolant in the other one? I have never seen an engine with this. could you help explain it?
Don't complain; if the engine isn't leaking coolant that just means everything is sealed up properly.
when the engine is running and coolant will become hot to its operating temperature,the cooling system is under pressure,coolant will overflow and goes to coolant reservoir.when the engine goes cold coolant will go back to the rediator.
what kind of coolant goes into 2006 nissan altima
Autozone/ advanced auto usually has antifreeze that goes with either kind. I suggest that.
unplug sensor at the bottom of your filltank if light goes out replace it Generally engine coolant (antifreeze) should be at about a 50/50 water cooloant mix/.
A 50/50 mix of water and antifreeze
For a 1987 Mercury Grand Marquis : For the 5.0 liter / 302 cubic inch V8 engine ( 7.5 quarts of antifreeze with 7.5 quarts of preferably distilled water should give you a 50 / 50 mix of engine coolant ) --------------------------------------------------------------------------- For the 5.8 liter / 351 cubic inch ( 8.0 quarts of antifreeze )
Antifreeze is coolant. Coolant goes in the radiator. There is one type that is already mixed with water, and a type that isn't. Either one works, you just have to put half water and half coolant in the non mixed one.
1 and a half gallon of already mixed coolant
They recomend a 50-50 mix of water and antifreeze
you have a big problem
If there is no leak visible so you can see antifreeze under the parked car, you probably have a head gasket going bad. You may have some signs of steam in your exhaust, or at least a sweet smell coming from the exhaust. You should have a compression test done on your engine. That is exactly what the overflow reservoir is for. When the engine is hot, excess coolant goes into the overflow tank, as the engine cools,it draws coolant back into the radiator.
Any HOAT coolant will work. Zerex G-05 coolant is good too. Don't use anything else.
Engine Coolant aka "Anti-Frreze. I had the same problem.lol
At the back of the engine on the coolant outlet that goes to the heater hoses on the firewall.
The coolant expands and rises when it is hot so it goes up, the coolant comes down when the car is cold.
a 50/50 mixture of correct antifreeze and water, or the already premixed antifreeze. Use ONLY coolant that is designed for GM cars. Do NOT use the green colored or tinted antifreeze since this will gunk up your system and cause real problems like overheating or thermostat issues. I think the correct tint of the antifreeze should be orange, pink, or clear.
You drain the oil immediately. If you run the engine with coolant mixed with the oil you will do serious harm to the engine. If you continue to drive it in this condition you will destroy the engine.
Either universal green or red ELC (extended life coolant), depending on what engine it has.