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Can You Use Water as Coolant in Your Vehicle? Will It Cause Engine Damage?

Can you use water as coolant in your car? This question is one asked with such frequency that it’s pretty much the vehicular equivalent of ‘what time is it?’ The answer? It isn’t, alas, a simple yes or no, as there are various nuances and complications to take into account. Get all the details below.

Last Updated: February 17, 2023