First, the smell is prevalent due to the lack of motion. When your auto is moving down the road, the smell travels after the fact. Mass in motion creates an envelope, known as an air pocket in front of and around your vehical. Thus, all of your oddors from your ride is displaced behind your ride. You can smell other peoples rides on the road when you approach them from allong side or from behind them. However, once you stop moving, your oddors catch up with your ride. Since you are not moving away from the smell. When your car is moving down the road, your engines' water pump is turning faster then at the idle sitting position. Thus, the fluids are moving at a much higher pressure rate as the RPMs pick up.The water pump is driven by the belt system on your engine, being either a surpentine or individual belt. As the motor speeds up, so does your water pump. As your motors RPMs pick up, the pump moves fluide faster, generating higher pressure values and the symple dynamics of fluide in motion. Your thermostat valve will open automatically allowing the fluide to move through the engine and out through the radiator. This is how your cooling system functions. Engine warms the fluide, at a set temp. the thermostat opens to allow the fluide to escape from the engine block. The water pump circulates the fluide through the engine and out to the radiator. The radiator is designed to allow the fluide to pass through its core of coils that are exposed to the air flowing through its openings in the design of the core. This fluide has had the heat drawn out of the fluide mixture. This is the same principle as an air-conditioning system and heat pump are set up in your homes.And swamp coolers are similar in this design as well. So ow you have it, air cools the fluide before it is pumped back into the motor to help maintain the recommended opperating temperature of the engine. Which is between 190 to 220 deg F. I do hope this was broken down enough for all to gather a better understanding of their engine cooling system and why you only smell it when you come to a stop. As for the leaking, once you stop, your pump is not moving the fluide as fast as it is when under a load. So the pressure that was built up in the entire cooling system under a much higher load factor needs a place to go. That is why we have the over-flow canisters. It helps to save your coolant mixture and balance out the fluide load. Tis pressure is created from the fluide in motion. Due to the cavitation caused by the pump and imbalance of fluides in the system. Air bubbles are introduced into the fluide as the pump circulates the coolant at a much higher rate. This is also seen on the prop of a boat when the transum is raised partially out of the water and the prop is exposed above the water line. Thus you have the churning of the surface water and the open air being drawn into the water. This is cavitation.Now your engines cooling system has introduced air into the system from between the radiator and the thermostat. The water pump circulates the fluide in the engine until the thermostat opens and then the cooler fluide is allowed into the engine abd the pump moves the hot fluide out to the radiator. When your automobile is standing still, everything is at ease, meaning not under the load of moving the mass of your ride. Now you all have just had a crash coarse in physics and fluide dynamics. I do hope you all have a better understanding in thermal dynamics as well. This how our world turns. Everyone would lost with out some kind of ride. Good Hunting and Have fun.
The smell of antifreeze is very strong and distinct, it does not take much of a leak to smell it. The radiator could still be full and have a small leak. I would check for antifreeze dripping onto the exhaust or on the engine block because when it is hot the smell is much more noticeable from the fumes.
If the engine is running it is using fuel.
Blower motor switch. Put it on High and it will blow when sitting still with the engine running.
pollution or Bactria or that it's been sitting still for about 2 days
Anything from sitting still to running. When your sitting down your heart is still moving blood through your body and organs. Just typing is making several muscles contract and relax producing movement.
When this happens it is typically because your antifreeze and water mix (coolant) isn't correct. You want 50% antifreeze and 50% water to create the right coolant mix. The antifreeze will keep the car running cool while the water allows it to stay warm enough to provide heat in your vehicle. When you are sitting still the water pump isn't moving at full speed so the coolant isn't flowing through the radiator as fast and heats up a little more. As well, you are not moving so the coolant running through the radiator isn't being cooled by any forced air like it is when you are driving. Bottom line, you need to add water to your radiator. If it is full then I would suggest getting it flushed and put the correct 50/50 mix in the vehicle. Whoever filled your coolant obviously used 100% antifreeze.
Sniff it. Butter gone bad will have a rancid, stinky smell. If it still smells sweet, it's good to eat.
in 1994 they still used the green antifreeze.
The type of car antifreeze that is safest to the environment is propylene glycol antifreeze. While it is still not totally safe, it is less toxic than other antifreeze.
It is still sitting!
Have the timing checked.
Make sure the radiator fan is working.
there is no water mixed with the oil but have antifreeze coming out of the exhaust
Because the engine is still running while in neutral. Your problem is probably your radiator or lack of antifreeze. Antifreeze serves as what it's name implies and as as a coolant. Additionally since the automobile is not moving forward the radiator is not receiving ventilation provided by the incoming air.
Yes, they do not have noses, but they can still smell
Even after cleaning the hotel room, the smell of smoke was still evident. (smell is a noun: THE SMELL) Even after cleaning the hotel room, I could still smell the smoke from the previous occupant. (smell is a verb)
Is footloose still running
This is of course a way of saying that Christianity is the true religion. Nobody has seen a Greek god - sitting still or running.
no it will not smell bad it will smell good, but you will still be sweaty deoderant just covers the smell anti-perspirant stops you from sweating
A hamster usually has it's eyes open when running because it needs to see where it is going. However, it depends on its scent of smell more because they have poor eyesight.
yes it is still running!
Nothing anywhere is sitting still. All is moving.
yes it will still smell a lot
The smell is not dangerous - however, if there is still a smell, there could still be urine, which could cause diseases and infections if you come in contact with it.