Maintaining your radiator’s health might sound like a difficult task, but it really isn’t. All it takes is a few minutes to conduct an inspection now and then. If you’re not sure what to look for, consider these simple tips. They are the main ways you can ensure your radiator will last a long time:
- Use the right coolant for your vehicle/environment
- Regularly flush radiator
- Maintain coolant level
- Check hoses for wear and tear
- Check radiator for visible damage
- Don’t stress/overload car
By following the above steps, your radiator should remain in good condition for several years. If, however, you are involved in a collision or other accident that can damage the radiator, call Team Automotive. We’ll ask you to bring in your vehicle so we can inspect everything under the hood.
If you’re not sure which coolant is best for your vehicle, or if you’re traveling to a new location that has extreme weather, ask Team Automotive’s knowledgeable auto mechanics for assistance. At our Sioux Falls auto repair shop, we’ll tell you which coolant is best for your situation and will set up an appointment for a checkup before your trip. Remember, in our eyes there is no job that is too big or too small. We want you to drive a safe vehicle, so if it’s a concern, we offer financing to meet you you where you are financially. Trust Team Automotive to take care of your car’s radiator repair.