Having the word "freeze" in its name leads many people to conclude that antifreeze is only for the winter months. You may be tempted to only add water to your engine's coolant system during the summer, but if you do, you're likely to cause significant damage to your vehicle.
Antifreeze raises the coolant boiling point and lowers its freezing point. Automotive antifreeze contains corrosion inhibitors to help reduce galvanic corrosion. The fluorescent green color of antifreeze can help you identify leaks.
The fluorescent green color of antifreeze can help you identify leaks.
April 30, 2018