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Antifreeze resevior is empty

How do I top it up properly, include amounts for winter climate?

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  • silver top May 11, 2010

    hi i assume you mean the cooling system head tank is empty ?this is the container in engine bay that has the antifreeze mixture or are we talking about the screen wash container which also in winter req's anti freeze washer fluid ??? however if the coolant head tank is empty ? then you must have a coolant leak somewhere ?on the engine/radiator/ hoses?? may i offer advice? for now top up the systen by top of h/tank to level indicated on side of tank ?/ use a 25% mix of antifreeze to 1 gallon water then top up ? i would advise you have engine cooling system checked over for visible leaks?? by garage? asap all above is on presume that you do ??check the coolant level //oil level on engine weekly ?? as you should ! if you req further help with what garage discovers ? please keep update to us so we can advise?

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If you are using straight antifreeze a 50 50 mixture will be fine, most parts stores now carry a premixed as well that you can simply pour straight in.

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