Proper Way to Check Engine Antifreeze?

Answer An engine that overheats may lack the proper amount of antifreeze (coolant). Cooling systems must be checked and flushed regularly to keep engines cool and running efficiently. Antifreeze also prov... Read More »

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Signs of Low Antifreeze in a Car Engine?

Antifreeze is an important component of an automobile. When a car runs low on antifreeze, problems occur. Sometimes the signs of low antifreeze may go unnoticed for awhile. When antifreeze levels g... Read More »

What Is Antifreeze Engine Coolant?

Antifreeze is defined as a substance that is added to a solvent in order to reduce its freezing point. Antifreeze is used in vehicles to prevent them from overheating due to the high temperatures a... Read More »

How to Check the Antifreeze in My Car?

A vehicle's cooling system is designed to prevent it from overheating in the heat of summer and keep the engine cool in the winter without freezing. When functioning properly, you probably never gi... Read More »

Do you need to put antifreeze into a boat engine for the winter?

You only need to put antifreeze into a boat engine if it has the "closed loop" cooling system found on inboard motors. Motors with "raw water" cooling, such as outboards, don't need antifreeze, the... Read More »