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What Does Coolant/Antifreeze Actually Do?

What Does Coolant/Antifreeze Actually Do?

Antifreeze or coolant is one of the most crucial fluids in your car. As you can infer from the name, antifreeze is meant to prevent your car from freezing. The coolant also prevents your engine from overheating. Therefore, whether in extreme heat or cold, you need it to help keep your car engine functional. Read on to know what coolant or antifreeze does: What Is Coolant/Antifreeze? The car's coolant serves two functions in a car: to lower the freezing point and raise the boiling point of the cooling system. The fluid mixes with water in the engine to perform the heating or cooling necessary. Therefore, when you add antifreeze to your engine, you increase the temperature at which the vehicle can operate without overheating. Coolant or antifreeze is made from an additive called Ethylene Glycol and is typically green. Why You Need Coolant/Antifreeze You need coolant for your vehicle to perform optimally. In the hot months, it will increase the temperature at which your engine ca ... read more

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