It’s important to keep your vehicle’s radiator in good condition. Here’s why:
Radiators play an important role in keeping a vehicle’s engine cool. Without a radiator, the engine would quickly overheat and seize up. Radiator repair and service are therefore essential to keeping a vehicle running smoothly. The radiator consists of a series of metal fins that act as heat exchangers. Hot coolant from the engine flows through the radiator, and the fins help to dissipate the heat and keep the coolant from boiling over. The radiator is usually located at the front of the vehicle, where it can receive airflow from the radiator fan to help cool the coolant even further. Over time, however, radiators can develop leaks or become clogged with debris, which can prevent them from functioning properly. When this happens, it is necessary to take the vehicle to a radiator repair shop for service. Our radiator repair technicians will pressure test the radiator to check for leaks, and they may also flush the radiator to remove any build-up of debris. In some cases, a new radiator may need to be installed. However, with proper maintenance and care, radiators can last for many years without needing major repairs.
- Radiators keep your engine cool so it doesn’t overheat.
- Radiators consists of a series of metal fins that act as heat exchangers.
- The radiator is usually located at the front of the vehicle for airflow.
- Over time radiators can develop leaks or become clogged with debris and need service.
- Our radiator repair technicians will check your radiator for leaks or other damage.
- At times, a new radiator needs to be installed.
- With proper maintenance and care, radiators can last for many years.
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From the team at Advance Auto Service in Kamloops