Can You Mix Orange Antifreeze Green Antifreeze?


You can not mix the green and the orange freezers as they are not compatible. When mixed together they form a gel-like substance that stops coolant flow and consequently the engine overheats. The water pump overheats and fails due to a lack of lubricant in the coolant, head gaskets blow, heads warp, and the engine suffer major damage.
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The difference between the two colors is that orange antifreeze contains a different type of corrosion inhibitor that has a much longer service life than silicates, phosphates and
The mixture works but is not suitable for engines that use the orange antifreeze - the conventional green stuff has silicates that can attack the water pump seal. Otherwise it is
The difference between the two colors is that orange
1. Purchase Dex-Cool to top off your coolant. There are several private companies that sell Dex-Cool including Shell and Prestone. When evaluating a coolant make sure it meets GM's
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