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Joe in PA 01-03-2010 02:30 PM

HOAT coolant
Where the hell is everyone buying HOAT coolant for their WK? I need to top mine off a little and have been all over the region looking at AutoZone, PepBoys and Advance Auto. Going to check at NAPA tomorrow and if they don't have it I will have to bite my tongue and visit the stealership and pay out the arse.

I understand that zerex G-05 is the stuff I am looking for but it just doesn't seem to be on the shelves around Harrisburg, PA.

Robert Palmer 01-03-2010 02:31 PM

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Yeah it seems like it is hard to find and I have no idea why. I always had to go to the dealer for a gallon jug for 30 bucks. :(

robpp 01-03-2010 02:35 PM

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zerex makes a hoat coolant.

out here i bought at car quest. but i did have to ask, it was in the back.

zerex g05

Joe in PA 01-03-2010 02:38 PM

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I asked for HOAT coolant at a couple places, even mentioned the zerex G 05 by name. You would have thought i was asking for a gallon of moonshine by the way the guys reacted. If I have to pay $30 for a gallon, I will do what has to be done. :(

robpp 01-03-2010 02:47 PM

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i hear you joe.

the zerex was about 15 a gallon......if thats any consolation.

ducks unlimited 01-03-2010 02:50 PM

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is this used in the hemi's too? and we have to use this certain type of coolant

robpp 01-03-2010 02:55 PM

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according to WKJEEPS, YES !

ducks unlimited 01-03-2010 02:58 PM

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son of a bitch!

Joe in PA 01-03-2010 03:12 PM

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My WK is a 5.7L hemi and both the owners and service manuals are pretty specific about the need to use only HOAT coolant. Don't be fooled by the Preston stuff that tells you it is usable in any vehicle sold. It may not cause immediate damage in the hemi but it will at the very least negate the the 5yr/150k mile protection and change interval.

Ridin' Around 01-03-2010 03:26 PM

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The Amsoil antifreeze is OAT & HOAT, it is a super long life. If you don't find any other alternatives, let me know, I can always ship to you. I have a warehouse in Lancaster, PA. Also I will get you the wholesale pricing, not what comes up on the website. Glad to help if I can.

Here are more details on it.

Frankie 01-03-2010 04:26 PM

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Got mine at NAPA!

1 GRAND 01-03-2010 04:45 PM

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I have a few gallons in my garage I got from CarQuest.

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