Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)
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Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)

Part No. A131 Warranty  
Advance COOL Antifreeze/Coolant is an orange-colored, ethylene-glycol based antifreeze that may be used in all General Motors vehicles requiring DEX-COOL antifreeze and coolant, as well as other cars and light duty trucks with aluminum radiators. It’s a patented formula that features long lasting inhibitors providing long term protection against damaging rust and corrosion.

Product Features:
  • Compatible for use in all automobiles and light duty trucks
  • Provides 150,000 miles or 5 years of maximum protection when a complete cooling system flush and fill is performed
  • Meets European phosphate free and Japanese silicate free requirements
  • Meets ASTM D-3306
  • Meets ASTM D-4340
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Volume:1 gallon
Prediluted:No
Aluminum Safe:Yes

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Advance Auto PartsCool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)
 
4.9

(based on 7 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (3)
  • Easy to use (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Small cars (4)
    • Large cars (3)
    • Trucks (3)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Auto enthusiast (3), Casual driver (3)

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    (53 of 98 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    better alternative to name brand

    By Angie

    from Romulus, MI

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer
    Level 2

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          Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

          best price out there

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          • No

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          (49 of 90 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I have several different brand vehicles,

          By Mopar Ron

          from Pleasant garden, NC

          Ask me a question

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          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Large Cars
            • Small Cars
            • Trucks

            Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

            The perfect antifreeze if you have several brand vehicles.

            • Car & Truck:
            • Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic

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            (52 of 95 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            First time user

            By Jr

            from NC

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Use

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Large Cars
              • Small Cars
              • Trucks

              Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

              This is a test in progress for me. first time I have purchased this orange/red anti-freeze.

              • Car & Truck:
              • Casual Driver, Mechanic

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              (62 of 96 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              good price

              By jt

              from cleveland al

              Verified Buyer
              Level 3

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Large Cars
                • Small Cars
                • Trucks

                Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

                put it in new radiator.IM getting ready for cold weather and this was on sale. appears to be of good quality and I put it in all 4 of my cars .this will be a good test for advance cool anti- so far its all good.

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                • Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

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                (62 of 104 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                DEX COOL Replacement

                By 1999 S10

                from Columbus, OH

                Verified Buyer
                Helpful Reviewer

                Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

                Good alternative - valued priced

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                (78 of 119 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                GOOD STUFF

                By MAROOKSIE THE WATER BUG

                from BEAUFORT SC

                Pros

                • Durable
                • High-Performance

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

                    For my 6.2 high performance merc-cruser boat engine (V8), I recently installed a heat exchanger for the discouragement of internal salt water rust TO MY NEW ENGINE. Implimenting the 3 to 1 ratio (30% factory recommendation) & using ADVANCE COOL, Silicate free coolant,I am pleased as punch with the cooling performance of this Advance Auto Product!~! TKS TO DAVE ALSO

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                    (68 of 110 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    COOL !!

                    By barney

                    from dover, DE

                    Verified Buyer
                    3 or more reviews submitted

                    Pros

                    • Durable
                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Small Cars

                      Comments about Advance Auto Parts Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

                      no hothead now

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                      • Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

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                      12 Questions | 12 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Is this antifreeze/coolant ok for a 2006 kawasaki 650r? Or would the normal type in AAP yellow bottle be better?
                        Asked on 6/3/2013 by ram from miami, fl

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Sorry, this Advance Auto Parts Advance Cool Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon) -part# A131 is for use in GM cars and trucks requiring DEX-COOL coolant under GM6277M, as well as other cars and light-duty trucks with aluminum radiators. It is compatible with DEX-COOL-approved coolants. For any further assistance, please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                          Answered on 6/3/2013 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        WHAT COLOR IS IT
                        Asked on 12/11/2012 by RIGIDCHICK

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          The color of this Advance Auto Parts Advance Cool™ Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon) -part# A131 is orange. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representatives there would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 12/11/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Is this safe to add to 02 Beetle?
                        Asked on 8/18/2012 by Mike from Warner Robins, GA

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          This Advance Auto Parts Advance Cool™ Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon) (Part No. A131) can used in GM cars and trucks requiring DEX-COOL® coolant under GM6277M, as well as other cars and light-duty trucks with aluminum radiators; compatible with DEX-COOL®-approved coolants. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 8/18/2012 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        this work for my 94 chevy s10 2.2l 4 cyl
                        Asked on 4/10/2011 by ted from shelbyville,ky

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Yes, you can use this on your 1994 Chevrolet S-10.

                          Answered on 4/26/2011 by David the Dynamite Parts Guy from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Which coolant is needed for a 1997 Chevy Blazer 4 wheel drive? Can it be done as a do-it-your-self instead of taking to a shop if doing for the first time? I see where it goes and know it needs coolant due to smoke coming from area and checked and looks empty. Thanks!
                        Asked on 10/24/2010 by Tash the Newbie from Salem, VA

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Once the system is open, just add the coolant until full.

                          Answered on 10/26/2010 by Anonymous
                      • Q:

                        I am replacing my water pump . How much of this product do I need ? 2000 pontiac montana.
                        Asked on 10/20/2010 by Montana man from Commerce MI

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          You shouldn't need more than two jugs. Be sure to mix it with water before putting in your vehicle.

                          Answered on 10/20/2010 by Mike the Auto Parts Master from AAP
                      • Q:

                        how much antifreeze dose it take for my 2000 e-150 4.6 , water&antifreeze? tks s.e.b.
                        Asked on 10/6/2010 by butch from myrtle beach sc.

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          About two gallons worth but your vehicle does not use this type of coolant. This is for GM vehicles, not Ford

                          Answered on 10/6/2010 by Mike from AAP
                      • Q:

                        what coolant should i use for my 1998 saturn
                        Asked on 8/23/2010 by ricokdog from west palm beach, fl

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          You can use this for your 1998 Saturn.

                          Answered on 8/24/2010 by Kevin from AAP
                      • Q:

                        What coolant is the recommended coolant for 1999 Toyata Camry 4 cyclinder
                        Asked on 8/15/2010 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Any brand will work great, Just find the color you have now. Dont mix colors!

                          Answered on 8/16/2010 by michael from aap
                      • Q:

                        what coolant do you recomend for my volvo s- 60 turbo?
                        Asked on 8/1/2010 by dane

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          This is a great coolant. But dont mix coolant together. Thank you for your time and we look forward to serving you for your future automotive needs! Nice car :)

                          Answered on 8/7/2010 by skarakis from aap
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