What is WSS M97B44?
WSS-M97B44-D. September 5, 2000. COOLANT, ORGANIC ADDITIVE TECHNOLOGY (OAT), CONCENTRATE, FOR PASSENGER CAR AND LIGHT TRUCK. 1. SCOPE The material defined by this specification is a coolant concentrate composed essentially of monoethylene glycol and OAT corrosion inhibitors.
What antifreeze does Ford recommend?
Ford Engineers for Ford, Lincoln and Mercury Vehicles Motorcraft® antifreeze/coolants meet specific Ford Motor Company engineering standards. They have been subjected to extensive in-vehicle testing in the applications for which they have been approved.
What Colour is Type D antifreeze?
This product is a green so-called Ready Mix meeting Renault Type D requirements. The silicate-containing coolant already has an optimal mixing ratio of 60 % water and 40 % antifreeze….General Details:
|Renault Typ D
|Glaceol RX type D
|Observe service information
Does Ford require special coolant?
Remember, Motorcraft offers the only antifreeze/coolants recommended by Ford engineers for use in Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles. These products meet specific Ford Motor Company engineering standards and are subjected to extensive in-vehicle testing.
What coolant is equivalent to Motorcraft orange?
Alternatives to the Motorcraft orange antifreeze, Focus ST spec WSS-M97B44-D2 that are safe to use. Bottom line is Prestone DexCool® is a safe and readily available alternative to Motorcraft. Other alternatives are certainly available (e.g., Zerex, Peak, etc.)
Is Ford orange antifreeze the same as Dexcool?
No, the two coolants are different. The new Ford coolant is OAT and is not compatible with DEXCOOL. You cannot go by the color of coolant anymore an have to use only the one that meets the specifications of your vehicle.
What color is Motorcraft antifreeze?
refill) antifreeze/coolant in vehicles factory-filled with Motorcraft® Orange Antifreeze/Coolant and Motorcraft® Specialty Green Engine Coolant.
Can you mix green and yellow antifreeze?
You can mix two different colors of the same kind of coolant without any problem whatsoever. But if you mix a significant amount of one type in with the other type, you’re weakening your corrosion inhibitors (it happened to my brother, and look at the condition he’s in now).
Can I use Prestone coolant in my Ford?
Yes. Prestone is an OAT coolant/antifreeze but also contains anti-corrosion ingredients to protect your cooling system. It can be used in all cars effectively, offering the same levels of protection, and without any damage.
Can you mix Ford yellow and orange antifreeze?
For this reason, Ford does not recommend mixing OAT and P-OAT coolants.” Earlier in the same document, it highlights that OAT is orange, so it contradicts the statement that mixing is okay. I am certain the mixing statement is true, but a standard drain & fill leaves significantly more orange than the yellow added.