Automotive Antifreeze North Platte NE

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Knapp Electric Inc
(308) 532-4840
1900 E 4th Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Auto Service & Repair, Tools Wholesale & Manufacturers, Welding Equipment & Supplies Retail, Pumps Parts & Supplies Dealers, Electric Motor Parts & Repair
Products
Air Compressors, Alternators & Starters, Generators, Sales, Water Pumps,

Nebraskaland Tire Co Inc
(308) 532-1100
1100 S Dewey St
North Platte, NE
Services
Car Washes, Car Detailing, Tire Shops

E and R Automotive Supply Inc
(308) 532-5544
115 E 12th Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Engine Repair,Motorcycle Fabrication

D J Automotive and Transmissions
(308) 534-1470
203 Rodeo Road
North Platte, NE
Services
Transmission Repair

Elletts Automotive Service
(308) 532-3170
111 E 11th Street
North Platte, NE
Services
AC and Heating Repair,Transmission Repair

Goforth Truck and Trailer Repair
(308) 534-6496
3301 S Willow Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Trailer Repair

Bosselman Tank and Trailer Inc
(308) 534-1011
3602 E 4th Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Trailer Repair

Bill Summers Nissan
(308) 532-2500
3301 S Jeffers Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Clutch Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,Truck Auto Body,Tune up Repair

Dr Vinyl
(308) 534-5785
1011 N Jeffers Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Fabrication and Restoration

Corner Quick Lube
(308) 532-3358
1202 N Jeffers Street
North Platte, NE
Services
Oil Change and Lube,Car Detailing

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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