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Old 11-05-2017, 10:49 AM   #1
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Should I switch from Dexcool to Amsoil coolant?

As I've said in another post, I plan on having my cooling system flushed. Now my question is, should I keep the factory fill dexcool when I have the system flushed, or would it be ok to switch to amsoil coolant?

I know that mixing different brands can sometimes cause issues, but I'm having the system completely flushed out so there's nothing left of the original fill.

The amsoil pc & light truck anti freeze runs $23 gallon (unmix) and the heavy duty coolant is $25 gallon (unmix). I also plan on using their Coolant Boost *their version of Redline water wetter.

I know that's twice the cost of dexcool, but is this a case where like where full synthetic oil is better than regular or synthetic blend, would the amsoil be better than the dex?
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Old 11-06-2017, 03:34 PM   #2
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Old 11-07-2017, 12:55 PM   #3
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Dexcool works perfectly. I wouldn't switch types.

Don't fix what's not broken helps to reduce just inducing other issues.
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Old 11-07-2017, 01:10 PM   #4
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I agree. dexcool works fine. I don't see switching over making any type of noticeable difference to operating temps or performance.

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Dexcool works perfectly. I wouldn't switch types.

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Old 11-07-2017, 01:34 PM   #5
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Dexcool works great, it's what we use and recommend. No reason to mix or change it out if it's working nicely already.

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