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2014 Porsche Cayenne Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is consistently 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 cold point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is extremely critical. Interestingly enough, this isn't the first time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the intermediate ingredient in the long-established 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 constitutional 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 experts at Porsche of Greenville a call at 8642074609 or schedule service online and let one of our technicians and service advisors handle your coolant flush.

Every vehicle manufacturer, incorporating Porsche has developed its own coolant or requires a explicit coolant that is unique to private years and models. There are many colors of coolants to help distinguish all including green, red, blue, purple yellow, and orange. It is laborious to do your research if you plan to shop, flush, or replace the coolant in your vehicle. Many models will not be reasonable even with "universal" coolants or antifreeze.

Porsche of Greenville offers a vary of coolant flush coupons to help you save today. To buy 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 Porsche of Greenville directly at a rangy price.

What happens if my 2014 Porsche Cayenne runs out of coolant?

Your 2014 Porsche Cayenne doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a cognizant percentage range or your 2014 Porsche Cayenne engine components can start to rust, break, or become irreparably damaged. If you run out of coolant absolutely 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.

How do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2014 Porsche Cayenne?

Common symptoms that your 2014 Porsche Cayenne needs a coolant flush are:

  • Coolant will typically leak out when the engine is functioning. Check the ground when you park.
  • Sediment or rust will be bold in the coolant
  • Your temperature gauge will read well above common with the engine on for a few minutes.
  • Sometimes, albeit implausible, you'll be able to smell an odd burning odor coming from under the hood.
  • Steam will come from the radiator or hood
  • Your heater may avoid working
  • Unusual grinding noises can come from the engine
  • Your check engine light may turn on

2014 Porsche Cayenne Coolant Flush

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

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

How much coolant does a 2014 Porsche Cayenne take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly alternative level of coolant. To see the precise reward main you should always check your 2014 Porsche Cayenne owner's manual. Give us a call or bring your car to Porsche of Greenville and we'll answer any questions you have on coolant levels.

WARNING - To impede burns, make fearless your vehicle engine is amiable before checking your coolant level.

How long does 2014 Porsche Cayenne coolant last?

How frequently you need to flush and replenish your vehicle's coolant relies on the type of coolant. There are copious 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 explicit information on what intervals your coolant needs to be changed, check your 2014 Porsche Cayenne maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Porsche of Greenville a call at 8642074609 today 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.

How often should you change coolant in a 2014 Porsche Cayenne?

Typically, you should have your 2014 Porsche Cayenne coolant flush completed every 30,000 miles or every two years. There are some instances where your car can go without a flush for a longer period of time. When you deliver your car into Porsche of Greenville, we will check your fluid levels and observe it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make sure it's diluted correctly. It's important to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make sure you catch any issues before they cause draconian damage. When it comes to your 2014 Porsche Cayenne engine, it's better safe than liable.

What kind of coolant does 2014 Porsche Cayenne use?

There are many 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 necessary to reference your 2014 Porsche Cayenne owner's manual for the individual type of coolant essential and the definitive intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Porsche Cayenne competent service technicians for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make sure the honest coolant is used. Give Porsche of Greenville a call today!

What color coolant does 2014 Porsche Cayenne use?

It's important to understand that color doesn't matter. While most Organic Acid Technology (OAT) coolants are ordinarily 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 ordinarily green, however, some manufacturers sell them in blue. At the end of the day, always be hopeful to pick the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you are using. When considering for the right coolant for your 2014 Porsche Cayenne, you need to always check your owner's manual. The easiest way to confirm you are using the right coolant is to send your 2014 Porsche Cayenne to Porsche of Greenville or give us a call at 8642074609. Schedule service online and use one of our countless coolant flush coupons to save today.