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2014 Nissan Maxima Coolant

Coolant, as it relates to vehicles, is regularly a liquid or gas substance used to regulate the temperature of your engine. Liquid coolants are regularly half water and half ethylene glycol. Water is used to transfer heat while ethylene glycol is used to lower the crisp point of the liquid. In colder climates, this is extremely vital. Interestingly enough, this isn't the initial time you've heard of ethylene glycol as it is the imperative ingredient in the well-known 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 appropriate 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 advisors at Coggin Nissan on Atlantic a call at 9047473915 or schedule service online and let one of our technicians and service advisors handle your coolant flush.

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

Nissan Atlantic offers a variety of coolant flush coupons to assist you save today. To shop 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 Coggin Nissan on Atlantic directly at a noteworthy price.

How long does 2014 Nissan Maxima coolant last?

How naturally 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 pronounced information on what intervals your coolant needs to be changed, check your 2014 Nissan Maxima maintenance schedule within your owner's manual or give Coggin Nissan on Atlantic a call at 9047473915 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 do I know if I need a coolant flush in my 2014 Nissan Maxima?

Common symptoms that your 2014 Nissan Maxima needs a coolant flush are:

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

What happens if my 2014 Nissan Maxima runs out of coolant?

Your 2014 Nissan Maxima doesn't have to run out of coolant for troubles to start. Dilution levels need to be within a genuine percentage variety or your 2014 Nissan Maxima engine components can start to rust, break, or become irreparably damaged. If you run out of coolant entirely due to a leak or poor fluid levels, your total engine system can be compromised from the gaskets to the pistons or even the engine block itself.

How much coolant does a 2014 Nissan Maxima take or need?

Every make and model requires a slightly additional level of coolant. To see the disparate amount imperative you should always check your 2014 Nissan Maxima owner's manual. Give us a call or deliver your car to Coggin Nissan on Atlantic and we'll answer any questions you have on coolant levels.

WARNING - To stop burns, make positive your vehicle engine is agreeable before checking your coolant level.

What color coolant does 2014 Nissan Maxima use?

It's remarkable to understand that color doesn't matter. While most Organic Acid Technology (OAT) coolants are frequently 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 frequently green, however, some manufacturers sell them in blue. At the end of the day, always be positive to read the bottle to confirm the type of coolant you're using. When researching for the right coolant for your 2014 Nissan Maxima, 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 Nissan Maxima to Coggin Nissan on Atlantic or give us a call at 9047473915. Schedule service online and use one of our countless coolant flush coupons to save now.

How often should you change coolant in a 2014 Nissan Maxima?

Typically, you should have your 2014 Nissan Maxima 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 Coggin Nissan on Atlantic, we will check your fluid levels and inspect it for debris or sediment which can harm the engine, and make hopeful it's diluted well. It's essential to have this checked every 15,000 miles to make hopeful you catch any issues before they cause hazardous damage. When it comes to your 2014 Nissan Maxima engine, it's better safe than liable.

What kind of coolant does 2014 Nissan Maxima 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 marvelous to reference your 2014 Nissan Maxima owner's manual for the visible type of coolant basic and the particular intervals in which you should have a coolant flush service completed. Or you can call one of our Nissan Maxima professional service technicians for any information you need. We can also schedule you an appointment to make bold the decent coolant is used. Give Coggin Nissan on Atlantic a call today!

2014 Nissan Maxima Coolant Flush

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

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