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Jeep Renegade Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is normally 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 chilled point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is tremendously troublesome. Interestingly enough, this isn't the first time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the main ingredient in the famous 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 fair coolant.

You can purchase ready-made mixtures of coolant that already have water other, or you can purchase full-strength antifreeze which needs to be diluted with distilled water before being other 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, including Jeep has developed its own coolant or requires a accessible coolant that is unique to definite years and models. There are ample colors of coolants to help distinguish any including green, purple blue, red, yellow, and orange. It is necessary to do your research if you plan to buy, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Countless models will not be compatible even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

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What kind of coolant does Jeep Renegade use?

There are disparate 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 favor the same thing. It's basic to reference your Jeep Renegade owner's manual for the various type of coolant needed and the singular intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Jeep Renegade trained service technicians for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make sure the relevant coolant is used. Give Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram a call today!

Jeep Renegade Coolant Flush

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

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

How much coolant does a Jeep Renegade take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly contrasting level of coolant. To see the definitive payment essential you should always check your Jeep Renegade 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 sure your vehicle engine is congenial before checking your coolant level.

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

Common symptoms that your Jeep Renegade needs a coolant flush are:

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

What color coolant does Jeep Renegade use?

It's laborious 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 convinced to read the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you're using. When looking for the right coolant for your Jeep Renegade, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your Jeep Renegade 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 now.

How often should you change coolant in a Jeep Renegade?

Typically, you should have your Jeep Renegade coolant flush completed every 30,000 miles or every two years. There are some instances where your car can go without a flush for a longer period of time. When you bring your car into Mike Shaw Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, we will check your fluid levels and audit it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make bold it's diluted perfectly. It's exceptional to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make bold you catch any issues before they cause impressive damage. When it comes to your Jeep Renegade engine, it's detectable stable than liable.

What happens if my Jeep Renegade runs out of coolant?

Your Jeep Renegade doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a authentic percentage variety or your Jeep Renegade engine parts can start to rust, break, or become irreparably damaged. If you run out of coolant exclusively 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 long does Jeep Renegade 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 careful information on what intervals your coolant needs to be changed, check your Jeep Renegade 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.