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2016 Jeep Wrangler Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is mostly a liquid or gas substance used to regulate the temperature of your engine. Liquid coolants are constantly half water and half ethylene glycol. Water is used to transfer heat while ethylene glycol is used to lower the crisp point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is extraordinarily hard. Interestingly enough, this isn't the first time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the main ingredient in the big 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 courageous coolant.

You can buy ready-made mixtures of coolant that already have water added, or you can buy full-strength antifreeze which needs to be diluted with distilled water before being added to the engine system. Give the specialists at Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram a call at 8136948784 or schedule service online and let one of our technicians and service specialists handle your coolant flush.

Every automobile manufacturer, comprising Jeep has developed its own coolant or requires a various coolant that is unique to coherent years and models. There are frequent colors of coolants to help distinguish every including red, blue, yellow, purple green, and orange. It is decisive to do your research if you plan to invest, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Many models will not be admissible even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

Courtesy offers a variety of coolant flush coupons to aid you save at this moment. To shop any of our service specials click here. If you'd like to handle your coolant service yourself, you can still purchase coolant or antifreeze from Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram directly at a awesome price.

2016 Jeep Wrangler Coolant Flush

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

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

How often should you change coolant in a 2016 Jeep Wrangler?

Typically, you should have your 2016 Jeep Wrangler 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 Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, we will check your fluid levels and inspect it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make sure it's diluted correctly. It's necessary to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make sure you catch any issues before they cause perilous damage. When it comes to your 2016 Jeep Wrangler engine, it's better protected than sorry.

How long does 2016 Jeep Wrangler coolant last?

How normally you need to flush and replenish your vehicle's coolant relies on the type of coolant. There are colossal 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 definitive information on what intervals your coolant needs to be replenished, check your 2016 Jeep Wrangler maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram a call at 8136948784 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.

How do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2016 Jeep Wrangler?

Common symptoms that your 2016 Jeep Wrangler needs a coolant flush are:

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

What happens if my 2016 Jeep Wrangler runs out of coolant?

Your 2016 Jeep Wrangler doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a genuine percentage range or your 2016 Jeep Wrangler engine components 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 whole engine system can be compromised from the gaskets to the pistons or even the engine block itself.

What kind of coolant does 2016 Jeep Wrangler use?

There are many 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 mean the same thing. It's breathtaking to reference your 2016 Jeep Wrangler owner's manual for the definitive type of coolant needed and the particular intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Jeep Wrangler professional service technicians for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make confident the logical coolant is used. Give Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram a call today!

What color coolant does 2016 Jeep Wrangler use?

It's exacting 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 browsing for the right coolant for your 2016 Jeep Wrangler, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your 2016 Jeep Wrangler to Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram or give us a call at 8136948784. Schedule service online and use one of our countless coolant flush coupons to save today.

How much coolant does a 2016 Jeep Wrangler take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly different level of coolant. To see the definitive amount critical you should always check your 2016 Jeep Wrangler owner's manual. Give us a call or bring your vehicle to Courtesy Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram and we'll answer any questions you have on coolant levels.

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