Save money: Instantly compare Coolant Change prices in Croydon to find the best deal.
Save time: Find and book the best Coolant Change deal quickly and easily with our online booking tool. No upfront registration required!
Quick and easy: Simply enter the registration number of your car and your post code, compare prices, choose a local garage in Croydon and book your Coolant Change.
No payment required: You won’t pay a penny until all of the work is complete.
Speak to an expert mechanic: If you need to speak to a mechanic about Coolant Change, call one of our experts today on 03304 004439.
"Good service very flexible"
"Very happy with the service"
Trustworthy and helpful
"I asked for advice on a rumbling noise and the answer came back it was possibly due to the rear tyres being unevenly worn.Changed the tyres and noise now gone."
Job well done
"Good job, done quickly, nice staff. I'd definitely go back each year for service and MOT."
"Not happy with bookmygarage as When I called garage they advised me that nothing was shown booked online and this could have cost me a wasted trip had I not called them first."
"Professional Garage, helpful and polite"
"Very happy with the work done. Only wish I knew there was VAT to be added on top of the quoted prices. But still. Good experience"
"Happy with the ease of service and the helpfulness."
"Happy with service"
MoT and Great Service
"Work was done to a high standard with some extra minor repairs to the exhaust, bulb fitting (awkward to get to light) done for free. These guys really know their cars and I'm booking them again."
"I can see there is no oil leaking at present and I c an feel the difference with the shocks so I am happy and hopefully everything will continue to work ok."
Coolant is a specially-formulated chemical liquid, commonly known as antifreeze, that circulates through a car’s engine. It removes excess heat from a car’s engine by passing it through the car’s radiator. Furthermore, the solution contains inhibitors that protect the metal, plastic and rubber in the cooling system from corrosion. And, as the name antifreeze suggests, it also doesn’t freeze up in bitterly cold conditions, so it plays an important role in a car all year long.
Coolant levels should be checked frequently, at least every 3-6 months. Low coolant can cause overheating, which would have serious implications for other components on the car. Even though coolant can leak and evaporate over time, in many cars it often looks as though the coolant never needs changing because its level seems to stay the same. However, draining and flushing the coolant system, including the radiator, at least once a year is important. Flushing pushes out all the old coolant, debris from corrosion and scale. If left in the engine, it may become clogged up, potentially causing extensive damage.
Before a mechanic drains the cooling system, he might add coolant cleaner to the coolant and then start the engine, depending on what the manufacturer specifies. After the car has run for a while, he would turn it off and drain it. He would then add water to flush it and drain it again, twice, before finally putting in the fresh coolant.
What do you need from your garage?
You may live within walking distance of a garage which offers most of the services you need. However, by sticking with the nearest garage in Croydon you could be missing out on a better deal. What if a garage with a collection / drop off service or courtesy car could do the same job at a good price, without the inconvenience of losing your car for the duration of the repair? BookMyGarage allows you to search for local garages which offer this facility, and compare their prices, all in one session.
Find a garage
Browse from hundreds of trusted garages in your local area, with honest user-submitted reviews.
Get a fixed price quote
Choose what work you want done and when, with up to date availability and a fixed price
Book online 24/7, with no payment requred, and receive immediate confirmation by email