Why Does a Mixture of Antifreeze & Water Freeze at Lower Temperatures?

Answer Antifreeze, also known as coolant, is usually a mixture of water and a chemical known as ethylene glycol. Coolant is part of a vehicle's cooling system, and its chemical properties help prevent ove... Read More »

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How to Mix Coolant & Antifreeze for Desert Temperatures?

Antifreeze performs three major functions in the modern engine to keep all of its systems performing correctly. Freeze protection may not be important in a desert, but heat transfer and corrosion p... Read More »

At what temperatures does water become vapor?

The temperature at which water starts to vaporize (at the standard atmospheric pressure of 760 mmHg) is 212 degrees Fahrenheit. When atmospheric pressure is greater than 760 mmHg, the boiling point... Read More »

Does boiling water evaporate at cold temperatures?

Boiling water does evaporate at cold temperatures. At the boiling point (212 degrees F), water will evaporate at a much faster rate because it loses heat energy quicker than cold energy. As the boi... Read More »

Why does the spa water lower when the pool pump turns off and why does the spa water level go down while using the spa if the spa water is approximately 16 inches above pool water level?

Answer The check valve between the spa and the pool is defective.