Chevrolet Lanos (since 2004 release)
1. Car device
2. Recommendations about operation
3. Malfunctions in way
4. Maintenance
5. Engine
6. Transmission
7. Running gear
8. Steering
9. Brake system
10. Electric equipment
11. Body
12. Wheels and tires
13. Purchase of spare parts
13.1. Engine oil
13.2. Plastic lubricants
13.3. Cooling liquids
13.4. Brake fluid
13.5. Fuel filter of thin cleaning
13.6. Air filter
13.7. Oil filter of the lubrication system of the engine
13.8. Spark plugs
14. A trip on HUNDRED
15. Winter operation of the car
16. Preparation for checkup
17. Advice to the beginning mechanic
18. Appendices
19. Schemes of electric equipment



13.3. Cooling liquids

In the cooling system of the Chevrolet Lanos cars it is recommended to fill in the low-freezing liquid – antifreeze – water solution of ethylene glycol with addition of additives and neutral dye.
In the concentrated look ethylene glycol has high corrosion activity, its temperature of boiling of +170 °C. Because of the fact that temperature of crystallization of ethylene glycol in the concentrated look makes –20 °C for fall of temperature of crystallization it is diluted with the distilled water (tab. 13.1).
For neutralization of corrosion activity add special additives to ethylene glycol. For difference from other operational liquid and simplification of determination of level in a broad tank of the cooling system of the engine add dye to antifreeze.

The table 13.1 Concentration of Ethylene Glycol depending on the required antifreeze crystallization temperature

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13.4. Brake fluid