Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)
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Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)

Part No. PRA003 Warranty  
$12.99
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PEAK Long Life Antifreezes & Coolants feature a LONG LIFE coolant technology that is compatible for use in all automobiles and light-duty trucks, regardless of make, model, year or original antifreeze color. Protects up to 5 years/150,000 miles.

Product Features:
  • Compatible for use in all automobiles and light-duty trucks
  • Yellow color will not change the current antifreeze color when used for topping-off
  • Provides 150,000 miles or 5 years of maximum protection when a complete cooling system flush and fill is performed
  • Features a phosphate-free and silicate-free formula
  • Meets ASTM D-3306 and ASTM D-4342
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Volume:1 gallon
Freezing Point at 50/50 Mixture (°F):-84
Boiling Point at 50/50 Mixture (°F):276
Prediluted:No
Aluminum Safe:Yes
OEM Approved (Vehicle Manufacturer):GM, Ford, Chrysler and Honda

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PeakLong Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon)
 
4.7

(based on 96 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (74)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (50)
  • Durable (46)
  • Improves engine efficiency (27)
  • Increases power (9)
  • Easy to use (8)

Cons

  • No improvement in performance (8)

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (66)
  • Replacement (39)
  • Performance driving (23)
  • Restoration (15)
  • Racing (11)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (6), Auto enthusiast (4), Mechanic (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (47), Auto enthusiast (37), Mechanic (22), Truck enthusiast (14)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

good deal

good price and just as good as other kinds.Used in my 52 Ford f-2

good price and just as good as other kinds.Used in my 52 Ford f-2

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

cost effective

flush, refill, general maintenance

flush, refill, general maintenance

Reviewed by 96 customers

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4.0

keith

By Keith

from Chapin, SC

About Me Casual Driver

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving

    Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

    Engine has not fozen since installed

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    5.0

    Good Stuff !

    By UKSTEW

    from Cincinnati, Ohio

    About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic, Truck Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer
    3 or more reviews submitted

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving
      • Replacement

      Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

      Peak Is a good product and Advance online discounts make it better.

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      5.0

      Good Stuff!

      By Dansanll

      from Duncan, SC

      About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Install
      • Value priced
      • Works great

      Cons

      • None for me

      Best Uses

      • Everyday Driving
      • Performance Driving
      • Racing
      • Replacement
      • Restoration

      Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

      I just needed to top off after not adding for a couple of years.

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      (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      its anti freeze

      By murphcoair

      from long beach ny

      Verified Buyer
      3 or more reviews submitted

      Pros

      • Easy To Install

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Replacement

        Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

        its anti freeze

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        (4 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great Product Great Price

        By Icemans 67 vert

        from Shelbyville, KY

        About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic

        Ask me a question

        Verified Buyer
        Level 3

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Install

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Performance Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

        Great Product to top off or use after a flush

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        (9 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Good Product

        By Dan

        from Buffalo, NY

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 2

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Install

        Cons

        • No Improvement In Performance

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving

        Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

        Have used this product in the past and would recommend it to anyone.

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        (7 of 14 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Perfect part - great price!

        By DIY mechanic

        from Abilene TX

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 3

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Easy To Install
        • Improves Engine Efficiency

        Cons

        • none

        Best Uses

        • Performance Driving
        • Replacement
        • Restoration

        Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

        Replaced OEM coolant in my Dodge Ram 1500 Quad cab truck. Product was a good value and offered identical performance to other brands. I am very satisfied with the performance of this product.

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        (8 of 21 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        Not compatible with VW

        By Jon the VW guy

        from Brighton, CO

        About Me Auto Enthusiast

        Pros

          Cons

          • Can't Use For Vw Or Audi

          Best Uses

            Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

            The website says this coolant is compatible with my 2007 VW Jetta (2.5) but when I went to pick it up I was informed by Advanced Auto Parts (Brighton, CO) staff that is not true. Only G12 can be used on VW and Audi vehicles. This was confirmed by VW manufacturer. Please remove VW from the compatibility list for this product.

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            (11 of 21 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            A Must Have

            By 40thmustang

            from North Carolina

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            3 or more reviews submitted

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Install
            • Improves Engine Efficiency

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving

              Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

              Great for every day use

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              (12 of 23 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              keeps it's cool

              By p0wertrash

              from Newnan, Ga

              About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

              Ask me a question

              Verified Buyer
              Level 2

              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving

                Comments about Peak Long Life Antifreeze/Coolant (1 Gallon):

                Went into the radiator. Kept engine cool.

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                • Q:

                  I have a 2005 and a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado Diesel Can i mix Peak Antifreeze with the different color antifreeze that is in both trucks. or should I drain and flush before I add antifreeze.
                  Asked on 10/4/2014 by Don from Weaverville NC

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi Don, good question! Yes, you can be added this antifreeze to the existing coolant in the vehicle. After adding the coolant follow the original service interval recommended by the manufacturer of the truck.

                    Answered on 10/6/2014 by Solomon
                • Q:

                  I have read on technical forums and vintage car club sites that extended life anti freeze coolant comprised of OAT and H-OAT technology ethyl Glycol mixes is harmful to the materials in older vintage (pre-1980) cars as it degrades the gasket materials and tin solder used in older (non aluminum) radiators and engine gasket seals. Yet, the manufacturers and retail outlets say extended life coolants that use OAT ethyl glycol mixes are compatible for use in systems where IAT (inorganic acid technology)mixes were recommended.

                  What say Ye Advance Auto experts?

                  I am replacing fluid in a 1975 Cadillac and I don't need engine coolant gasket problems in the future.
                  Asked on 9/1/2014 by Tom's Garage from Massachusetts Essex County

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Great question, Tom's Garage! Organic Acid Technology coolant is most commonly sold for GM vehicles that require Dex-Cool. Hybrid Organic Acid Technology coolant was commonly used by Ford and Chrysler and you will normally find this with a G-05 specification. Inorganic acid technology (ethylene glycol and propylene glycol) coolants are becoming harder to find. They were most likely the original fill in that 1975 Cadillac.

                    If you prefer to stick with a conventional green antifreeze (Part No. PKA0G3/12016), avoid anything labelled as Extended Life. Most of the extended life antifreeze options will not be an IAT type coolant. I also suggest checking the Material Safety Data Sheet or Product Data Sheet for the product to ensure that you are not purchasing a product that contains unwanted chemicals.

                    There is some evidence that the chemical 2-ethylhexanoic acid that is found in most OAT type coolants can cause problems with your gaskets.

                    HOAT coolant may actually work well in your vehicle as well. HOAT coolant does still contain silicates and does not contain 2-ethylhexanoic acid. This coolant can be difficult to locate, our Carquest stores carry Zerex G-05 coolant and this is a great option as well.

                    Peak's Long Life 50/50 Antifreeze/Coolant (Part No. PRA053) with the yellow cap also does not contain the 2-ethylhexanoic acid either. It's a great option for those that need to use a newer coolant in an older car. It does not contain silicates.

                    Answered on 9/2/2014 by Heath, ASE Parts Specialist from AAP
                • Q:

                  hi i have a 95 Honda Prelude and every one says to just run Honda genuine coolant is that true or is there other coolant that i can use
                  Asked on 8/24/2014 by bob

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi bob, I'm glad to assist you! This vehicle is going to use a conventional green antifreeze. Conventional green is a basic formulation shared by all car manufacturers before the extended life coolant era began. If the vehicle is using conventional green still, I'd recommend sticking with that product. If it has been switched at some point to an extended life product, like the Honda Long Life, then Peak Long Life would be fine to use as it meets Asian requirements by being silicate, borate, nitrite and amine free.

                    Answered on 8/28/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  I am a bit onfused ... some Windstar owners say that Ford recommends an antifreeze that has silicates in it. This particular antifreeze does not have silicates in its formula. I plan on removing the current antifreeze and replace it with Peak Long Life. My question: will it be okay for my 2002 Ford Windstar?
                  Thanks in advance for your advice.
                  Asked on 8/23/2014 by Don Ugo from Florida

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi Don, glad to assist you! There was point in time, roughly 2000-2011 that Ford used a Gold colored product that is considered a hybrid organic acid (HOAT) coolant. This extended life antifreeze still used some inorganic inhibitors, including silicate. While Peak Long Life does not contain silicates, it is still safe to use in Ford applications since silicate isn't a necessary inhibitor to use in a product that uses OAT inhibitors. There is nothing about the Ford that would absolutely require the usage of silicates, this was just a preference on the blend they used to use. The most important thing is that you use an extended life product with another extended life product, which this would be one of those scenarios or use a conventional green product with another conventional green product.

                    Answered on 8/28/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  I have 2004 Mercedes benz C230. Its says that I need a MB 325.00 coolant , would this be same to the MB325.0 anticorrosion/antifreeze ?
                  Asked on 8/12/2014 by Chirag from overland park,ks

                  1 answer

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                    A:

                    Hi Chirag, glad to assist you! Peak do not have a license to put MB approval on that product packaging, but it meets the requirements for usage in a Mercedes-Benz. It is phosphate free and has a similar corrosion inhibitor package. You can use Peak Long Life without issue in that vehicle.

                    Answered on 8/14/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  Will this work with my 1997 Ford F150 4.6 V8 with a last vin number of 6? AA's website says it'll work, but I'm worried about putting the wrong coolant in, as it's my first time replacing the coolant in my vehicle.
                  Asked on 7/31/2014 by Sky from Ogdensburg, NY

                  1 answer

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                    A:

                    Hi Sky, happy to help you! This part is an exact fit for your 1997 Ford F-150 Pickup. It is a concentrated product need to mix with water.

                    Answered on 8/2/2014 by Steve from AAP
                • Q:

                  contains silicates?
                  Asked on 7/11/2014 by 83 honda goldwing from WY

                  1 answer

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                    A:

                    Good question! It features a phosphate-free and silicate-free formula.

                    Answered on 7/13/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  If used in a Ford 7.3 turbo diesel engine, do I need to add the ford additive? Part number VC8.
                  Asked on 6/5/2014 by TIMOTHY from United States

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi TIMOTHY, happy to help! If you are using a Long Life product, you do not need to use VC8. However, if you are using conventional green you will need the VC8.

                    Answered on 6/6/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                • Q:

                  Hi can I use 100% full strength on my 2001 dts?
                  Asked on 4/5/2014 by moni from columbus.ga

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi Moni, good question! This is a concentrated product need to mix with water. Ideal for increasing concentration after a cooling system flush.

                    Answered on 4/7/2014 by Steve from AAP
                • Q:

                  hi I have a 06 bmw 525 xi can I use peak coolant because some people are telling me that bmw need special bmw coolant
                  Asked on 4/2/2014 by mario from revere mass 02151

                  1 answer

                  • CUSTOMER CARE

                    A:

                    Hi Mario, happy to help you! This part is an exact fit for your 2006 BMW 525xi and it is a concentrated product need to mix with water.

                    Answered on 4/2/2014 by Steve from AAP
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