Please wait while the page loads...

2016 Jeep Wrangler Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is commonly a liquid or gas substance used to regulate the temperature of your engine. Liquid coolants are usually half water and half ethylene glycol. Water is used to transfer heat while ethylene glycol is used to cut the cool point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is highly critical. Interestingly enough, this isn't the initial time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the vital ingredient in the accepted term "antifreeze". Keep in mind, you never want to pour antifreeze or water by themselves into your engine system. They need to be combined to create the suitable coolant.

You can pay cash for ready-made mixtures of coolant that already have water additional, or you can pay cash for full-strength antifreeze which needs to be diluted with distilled water before being additional to the engine system. Give the experts at Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701 or schedule service online and let one of our technicians and service veterans handle your coolant flush.

Every car manufacturer, including Jeep has developed its own coolant or requires a explicit coolant that is unique to specific years and models. There are bountiful colors of coolants to help distinguish each including red, yellow, blue, purple green, and orange. It is main to do your research if you plan to buy, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Many models will not be relevant even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

Mike Shaw CDJR offers a assortment of coolant flush coupons to help you save today. To shop all of our service specials click here. If you'd like to handle your coolant service yourself, you can still pay cash for coolant or antifreeze from Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram directly at a confident price.

What happens if my 2016 Jeep Wrangler runs out of coolant?

Your 2016 Jeep Wrangler doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a conscious percentage range or your 2016 Jeep Wrangler engine components can start to rust, break, or become irreparably damaged. If you run out of coolant entirely due to a leak or poor fluid levels, your entire engine system can be compromised from the gaskets to the pistons or even the engine block itself.

What kind of coolant does 2016 Jeep Wrangler use?

There are frequent types and colors of coolant from inorganic to organic to hybrid. To make things even more confusing, the color of the coolant doesn't always mean the same thing. It's excellent to reference your 2016 Jeep Wrangler owner's manual for the specific type of coolant imperative and the personal intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Jeep Wrangler trained service technicians for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make fearless the consistent coolant is used. Give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call today!

What color coolant does 2016 Jeep Wrangler use?

It's decisive to understand that color doesn't matter. While most Organic Acid Technology (OAT) coolants are commonly orange, yellow, red or purple, Hybrid Organic Acid Technology (HOAT) coolants are orange and yellow. There's quite a bit of overlap. Then you have Inorganic Acid Technology (IAT) coolants that are commonly green, however, some manufacturers sell them in blue. At the end of the day, always be courageous to read the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you're using. When looking for the right coolant for your 2016 Jeep Wrangler, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your 2016 Jeep Wrangler to Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram or give us a call at 9702364701. Schedule service online and use one of our many coolant flush coupons to save today.

How often should you change coolant in a 2016 Jeep Wrangler?

Typically, you should have your 2016 Jeep Wrangler coolant flush completed every 30,000 miles or every two years. There are some instances where your vehicle can go without a flush for a longer period of time. When you bring your vehicle into Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we will check your fluid levels and investigate it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make hopeful it's diluted perfectly. It's essential to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make hopeful you catch any issues before they cause harsh damage. When it comes to your 2016 Jeep Wrangler engine, it's better steady than apologetic.

2016 Jeep Wrangler Coolant Flush

A coolant flush or cooling system service consists of three main services.

  • Adding a cleaner compound to get rid of corrosion, particles, sediment,and rust
  • Flushing the entire system thoroughly
  • Refilling the system with the appropriate coolant and carefully measuring the dilution percentage

How long does 2016 Jeep Wrangler coolant last?

How consistently you need to flush and replenish your vehicle's coolant relies on the type of coolant. There are many types of coolants. Interestingly enough, up until the mid-1990s there was basically only a single type of coolant. It was a green formula coolant that contained corrosion inhibitors that only lasted between 24,000 - 36,000 miles or between two to three years. This type of coolant is not recommended for newer vehicles which come equipped with a longer-lasting coolant.

Newer coolants use an Organic Acid Technology (OAT) and last up to twice as long as older coolant. In some cases these long-life coolants can last over 5 years or 100,000 miles.

For various information on what intervals your coolant needs to be changed, check your 2016 Jeep Wrangler maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701 today and ask one of our factory-trained technicians or advisers. You can also book an appointment online and we'll take care of your coolant service for you.

How much coolant does a 2016 Jeep Wrangler take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly explicit level of coolant. To see the authentic deposit fundamental you should always check your 2016 Jeep Wrangler owner's manual. Give us a call or bring your vehicle to Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and we'll answer any questions you have on coolant levels.

WARNING - To avoid burns, make fearless your vehicle engine is charming before checking your coolant level.

How do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2016 Jeep Wrangler?

Common symptoms that your 2016 Jeep Wrangler needs a coolant flush are:

  • Sometimes, albeit improbable, you'll be safe to smell an odd burning odor coming from under the hood.
  • Your temperature gauge will find out well above daily with the engine on for frequent minutes.
  • Coolant will commonly leak out when the engine is functioning. Check the ground when you park.
  • Steam will come from the radiator or hood
  • Unusual grinding noises can come from the engine
  • Sediment or rust will be clear-cut in the coolant
  • Your heater may prevent working
  • Your check engine light may turn on