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2019 Ram 2500 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 usually half water and half ethylene glycol. Water is used to transfer heat while ethylene glycol is used to lower the freezing point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is extremely vital. Interestingly enough, this isn't the first time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the favorable ingredient in the popular 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 favorable coolant.

You can purchase ready-made mixtures of coolant that already have water added, or you can purchase full-strength antifreeze which needs to be diluted with distilled water before being added to the engine system. Give the specialists at Crown Dodge of Fayetteville a call at 9106726765 or schedule service online and let one of our technicians and service consultants handle your coolant flush.

Every car manufacturer, including Ram has developed its own coolant or requires a definite coolant that is unique to definite years and models. There are many colors of coolants to help distinguish each including yellow, green, blue, red, purple and orange. It is hard to do your research if you plan to buy, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Frequent models will not be exciting even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

Crown Dodge offers a variety of coolant flush coupons to help you save today. To browse all of our service specials click here. If you'd like to handle your coolant service yourself, you can still purchase coolant or antifreeze from Crown Dodge of Fayetteville directly at a exceptional rate.

How do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2019 Ram 2500?

Common symptoms that your 2019 Ram 2500 needs a coolant flush are:

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

How much coolant does a 2019 Ram 2500 take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly assorted level of coolant. To see the detailed ditch necessary you should always check your 2019 Ram 2500 owner's manual. Give us a call or bring your vehicle to Crown Dodge of Fayetteville and we'll answer all questions you have on coolant levels.

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

What kind of coolant does 2019 Ram 2500 use?

There are plentiful 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 big to reference your 2019 Ram 2500 owner's manual for the specific type of coolant fundamental and the private intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Ram 2500 skilled service technicians for all information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make courageous the honorable coolant is used. Give Crown Dodge of Fayetteville a call today!

How long does 2019 Ram 2500 coolant last?

How naturally you need to flush and replenish your vehicle's coolant relies on the type of coolant. There are frequent 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 certain information on what intervals your coolant needs to be interchanged, check your 2019 Ram 2500 maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Crown Dodge of Fayetteville a call at 9106726765 expeditiously 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.

2019 Ram 2500 Coolant Flush

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

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

What happens if my 2019 Ram 2500 runs out of coolant?

Your 2019 Ram 2500 doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a cool percentage mixture or your 2019 Ram 2500 engine components can start to rust, break, or become irreparably damaged. If you run out of coolant strictly due to a leak or poor fluid levels, your entire engine system can be compromised from the gaskets to the pistons or even the engine block itself.

What color coolant does 2019 Ram 2500 use?

It's crucial to understand that color doesn't matter. While most Organic Acid Technology (OAT) coolants are commonly 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 commonly green, however, some manufacturers sell them in blue. At the end of the day, always be sure to find out the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you're using. When looking for the right coolant for your 2019 Ram 2500, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your 2019 Ram 2500 to Crown Dodge of Fayetteville or give us a call at 9106726765. Schedule service online and use one of our many coolant flush coupons to save immediately.

How often should you change coolant in a 2019 Ram 2500?

Typically, you should have your 2019 Ram 2500 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 Crown Dodge of Fayetteville, we will check your fluid levels and inspect it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make bold it's diluted perfectly. It's crucial to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make bold you catch any issues before they cause unhealthy damage. When it comes to your 2019 Ram 2500 engine, it's better reliable than wrong.