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2019 Ram 3500 Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is continuously 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 lower the nice point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is exceedingly remarkable. Interestingly enough, this isn't the first time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the main ingredient in the old 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 constitutional coolant.

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

Every vehicle manufacturer, consisting Ram has developed its own coolant or requires a singular coolant that is unique to exact years and models. There are copious colors of coolants to aid distinguish each including blue, green, purple red, yellow, and orange. It is decisive to do your research if you plan to buy, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Frequent models will not be compatible even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

Mike Shaw CDJR offers a variety of coolant flush coupons to help you save quickly. To buy all of our service specials click here. If you'd like to handle your coolant service yourself, you can still buy coolant or antifreeze from Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram directly at a excellent value.

What happens if my 2019 Ram 3500 runs out of coolant?

Your 2019 Ram 3500 doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a definite percentage assortment or your 2019 Ram 3500 engine elements 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.

How often should you change coolant in a 2019 Ram 3500?

Typically, you should have your 2019 Ram 3500 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 sure it's diluted correctly. It's lanky to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make sure you catch each issues before they cause rigorous break. When it comes to your 2019 Ram 3500 engine, it's better safe than touched.

How do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2019 Ram 3500?

Common symptoms that your 2019 Ram 3500 needs a coolant flush are:

  • Unusual grinding noises can come from the engine
  • Your heater may avert working
  • Coolant will commonly leak out when the engine is working. Check the ground when you park.
  • Your temperature gauge will choose well above pure with the engine on for a few minutes.
  • Steam will come from the radiator or hood
  • Sediment or rust will be engaging in the coolant
  • Sometimes, albeit unlikely, you'll be able to smell an chance burning odor coming from under the hood.
  • Your check engine light may turn on

How long does 2019 Ram 3500 coolant last?

How consistently you need to flush and replenish your vehicle's coolant relies on the type of coolant. There are frequent 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 clear information on what intervals your coolant needs to be interchanged, check your 2019 Ram 3500 maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call at 9702364701 now 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.

What kind of coolant does 2019 Ram 3500 use?

There are copious 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 determine the identical thing. It's vital to reference your 2019 Ram 3500 owner's manual for the clear type of coolant crucial and the different intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Ram 3500 trained service mechanics for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make hopeful the respectable coolant is used. Give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call today!

How much coolant does a 2019 Ram 3500 take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly distinct level of coolant. To see the definite amount basic you should always check your 2019 Ram 3500 owner's manual. Give us a call or bring your vehicle to Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and we'll answer all questions you have on coolant levels.

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

2019 Ram 3500 Coolant Flush

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

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

What color coolant does 2019 Ram 3500 use?

It's critical to understand that color doesn't matter. While most Organic Acid Technology (OAT) coolants are usually 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 usually green, however, some manufacturers sell them in blue. At the end of the day, always be confident to read the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you're using. When researching for the right coolant for your 2019 Ram 3500, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your 2019 Ram 3500 to Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram or give us a call at 9702364701. Schedule service online and use one of our diverse coolant flush coupons to save now.