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"The guys at Steins were fast, honest and extremely helpful. Would gladly recommend"
"Friendly and super quick. Thoroughly recommend Craig and the team."
"Very happy with the service, the actual service itself was tailored to my car's requirements which saved me paying for extra bits that I didn't need to, man on reception very helpful & polite, great value for money, highly recommended."
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"Speed and quality of work was top notch, thanks"
"Very helpful staff, great time keeping, definitely go back if needed! Amazing receptionist!"
"Really transparent, very friendly, value for money, quickly done"
"Very happy with service"
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"Happy with the service. Can't tell about the quality of workmanship but everything seems to be running fine"
"Could not fault, will use from now on"
"Happy with work but yea a wash"
"Had shot shocks, replaced quickly and for good value! Will and have used this garage again"
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.
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