Do NOT use the green stuff from Prestone or any other coolants that contain phosphate. Although they claim it's safe on aluminum, they will form nasy calcium deposits in your cooling system over time. Use either the orange Prestone stuff or buy the OEM blue stuff.
If you are using stuff containing phosphate, get it out NOW.
yea, I've recently had radiator fluid leaks but it was cuz something was wrong with the water pump. anyways the dealership replaced it and filled with OEM fluid. I guess I'll keep away from the phosphate stuff, and I've heard its bad to mix coolants too
uh oh. let's see i had a 15k service and they said they would top my coolant off-- does that mean they'll drain it and refill it. or just make sure it's full. i think i've done the sin of mixing coolants. i didnt know wht kind it had so i just picked up some around my garage. not good.
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