Automotive Antifreeze Hurricane WV

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Maaco - St. Albans
(304) 460-9900
6124 MacCorkle Ave
Saint Albans, WV
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Body Shops, Painting
Service Types and Repair
Auto Frame, Auto Glass, Collision

Napa Auto Parts
(304) 562-9741
2902 Putnam Ave
Hurricane, WV
Services
Auto Parts, Car Washes, Car Detailing

Rick Duttines Precision Transmission
(304) 562-3143
State Route 34
Hurricane, WV
 
Teay's Valley Auto & Truck Service
(304) 757-6866
4403 Teays Valley Rd
Scott Depot, WV
 
T & E Machine Incorporated
(304) 757-6052
4000 Teays Valley Rd
Scott Depot, WV
 
The Body Shop II
(304) 397-0907
511 3rd Ave
South Charleston, WV
Hours
Monday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Body Shops, Detailing, Painting, Rustproofing, Pre Purchase Inspections, Welding
Service Types and Repair
Auto Frame, Auto Unibody, Collision, Dent, Fleet, Post Inspections

Appalachian Tire Products Inc
(304) 757-5242
3865 Teays Valley Rd
Hurricane, WV
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

Autozone Inc
(304) 757-7063
4110 State Route 34
Hurricane, WV
Services
Auto Parts

Perrys Parts Plus
(304) 755-1304
135 Scary Rd Ste A
Scott Depot, WV
 
Hodges Select Pre Owned Cars
(304) 757-6600
4121 Teays Valley Rd
Scott Depot, WV
 

Safer Antifreeze for Today's Vehicles

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Safer Antifreeze for Today's Vehicles

Antifreeze is considered by many to be "one-size-fits-all" as most antifreeze has a distinctive lemon-lime color. However, the actual formulations can vary greatly between types. Conventional antifreeze is formulated ethylene glycol-based (EG) and can have serious health risks.

It is estimated that each year 90,000 pets and wildlife die from accidentally ingesting EG-based antifreeze. Animals are attracted to antifreeze for its sweet smell and taste. Animals, and children for that matter, can accidentally ingest antifreeze from spills, cooling-system leaks or improperly stored containers.

As an alternative, automotive chemical manufacturers have formulated a newer type of antifreeze using propylene glycol (PG) instead of EG, which is less harmful if accidentally ingested.

Safer, PG-based antifreeze provides performance and protection comparable to conventional EG-based antifreeze in four key areas of engine protection: boil over, freeze-up, corrosion and heat transfer.

PG-based antifreeze products are available nationwide, and can be the extra margin of safety to protect your pets and neighborhood wildlife.

Courtesy of the Car Care Council.

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