What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?


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What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby truckindrummer » Sun Jun 08, 2014 9:34 am



Going to flush and refill coolant on my 93 Aspy and was wondering what coolant to use? I don't buy Honda brand lubes and fluids due to overprice and they're not made by Honda anyway. I know there is a certain type as to the specs, just looking for the majority vote on brand here...thx.


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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby HALBUDD » Sun Jun 08, 2014 3:57 pm

I use Peek as it does not have any abrasives added to it and is cheaper then Honda.
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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby cbx4evr » Sun Jun 08, 2014 5:52 pm

Walmart Super Tech brand.
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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby seelyark1 » Sun Jun 08, 2014 6:08 pm

Just make sure that it is compatable with aluminum engines.
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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby Bluewaterhooker0 » Sun Jun 08, 2014 11:40 pm

Prestone works fine. The newer ones are silicate free.

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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby truckindrummer » Mon Jun 09, 2014 7:26 am

thanks for the feedback
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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby WingAdmin » Mon Jun 09, 2014 9:36 am

Any decent, quality, brand name coolant, as long as it is compatible with aluminum engines, AND (most important) is silicate-free.

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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby bjatwood » Tue Jun 17, 2014 1:14 pm

Peek for me also...Mucho cheaper that 10.00 a quart Honda brand.

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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby wingit11 » Wed Jun 18, 2014 6:26 pm

Like WingAdmin said........I use Prestone Long Life antifreeze. Big thing is Silicate free and compatible with aluminum engines.

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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby truckindrummer » Thu Jun 19, 2014 6:19 am

Thx much...thats gonna be my choice as well.
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Re: What type and brand of coolant to use..other than Honda?

Postby TAZZ » Thu Jun 19, 2014 10:43 am

I just change my I go to the Honda Car Dealer and get a gal. it cost me 14.00 a gal is the same has motorcycle and it cost less.




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