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Windshield Doctor
(605) 224-8136
1515 E Sioux Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Auto Glass Repair

Rays Garage
(605) 494-0250
310 James Street
Pierre, SD
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Oil Change and Lube

Capitol Body Shop
(605) 224-8636
410 W Dakota Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Auto Body Repair

Chandlers Recycling
(605) 224-1422
325 S Central Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Auto Glass Repair

Performance Auto Style
(605) 945-9000
3100 Airport Road
Pierre, SD
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Audio and Video Installation,Car Detailing,Interior Cleaning,Interior Repair,Mobile Auto Repair

Sunmasters
(605) 224-6102
1020 E Sioux Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Auto Glass Repair

Darryls Detailing
(605) 224-2928
2121 E Wells Avenue
Pierre, SD
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Car Detailing,Interior Cleaning,Interior Repair

Chip Away Windshield Repair
(605) 224-4203
809 Plum Drive
Pierre, SD
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Auto Glass Repair

Gunderson Transmission
(605) 224-8424
1805 Airport Road
Pierre, SD
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Transmission Repair

Bakers Autoglass LLC
(605) 224-8009
3100 Airport Road
Pierre, SD
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Auto Glass Repair

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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