Ford focus cool. Coolant level

1999

Ford focus cool

As with the green coolant, do not use any aftermarket brand of coolant that does not have the Ford specification listed on its label. One of the terminals in the connector should cause the test light to come on when it is touched with the probe indicating power is being supplied to the fan. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk They all do that. If you are under warranty, your dealer can pressure test the system. I've never found one on my car, yet I get that whiff of coolant when the car is warm sometimes.

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Radiator/cooling Fan Constantly On

Ford focus cool

There are other coolant manufacturers that produce this same coolant. One was already mentioned the thin plastic bypass hose that runs from the expansion tank to the hose junction above the transmission. The water pump is driven by a single serpentine belt that also drives the alternator and power steering. Check cooling fan operation using a test light to verify the power and ground when the engine is hot. The way I like it. .

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Fix Coolant Leaks: 2012

Ford focus cool

Had it pressure tested twice at the dealer with it coming back as good each time. If you are unsure which coolant to use, check with your local Ford dealer. As the coolant moves through the engine it absorbs heat generated by the combustion process. Heat coolant is released to the air in the radiator as air is pulled across it's cooling fins by the electric fan. . Running purely on water, you can and likely will encounter a hot day in the future where you'll boil over.

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Fix Coolant Leaks: 2012

Ford focus cool

After mixing, you will have enough left over for topping off the system in the future. Scalding fluid can erupt from the opening in the bottle and you could receive severe burns. If you pinch your hose make sure that you are aware of the belted accessories and the fan. Now cars may lose some in evaporation and steam, but in a sealed pressurized cooling system it shouldn't be losing any fluid. .

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1999

Ford focus cool

. Conclusion P0128 is not a serious threat to the immediate drivability of your Focus. Affected owners should take action to get the free repair. I saw someone said something about the weep hole commonly having coolant coming from it, that's a usual sign of a worn water pump seal or bearing. You add that to the coolant, drive around, and look for leaks with the light. Always protect yourself with safety glasses and gloves when working with the coolant on your Focus. Now the people saying it uses fluid slowly, have you ever had a pressure check done? You need your coolant to flow through relatively small passages within the engine and if you combine the wrong ones, there is a chance they can react as I think they are different chemically and gum up, potentially blocking coolant flow.

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1999

Ford focus cool

I have put in my car reg number. If you cannot find the Ford specification on the bottle, do not use that particular brand of coolant or you could risk damaging your engine. In the not-too-distant past of motoring, adding or changing coolant was a bit more simplified. The reservoir cap should not be removed and coolant added when the engine is hot. Switch the test light to the positive battery terminal and touch the terminals in the connector. .

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Ford Focus Questions

Ford focus cool

It was built only in sedan, either with two or four doors, and coupé body styles. I've used it in the G8 with no problems mixing with Dex-Cool. Other color choices comprise Shadow Black, Stealth gray, and Frozen White. Other 2001 Ford Focus engines may use an extended-life coolant that is yellow in color. If you ignore a small coolant leak long enough, you will run out of coolant, which leads to an overheated engine and other serious, but highly avoidable, problems.

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