This five-question, multiple choice quiz will help you brush up on your knowledge of your vehicle’s cooling system. Check Your Cool Quotient With a Cooling System Quiz A fairly common household disaster is flooding of the laundry area due to a split hose on a washing machine.
Also vulnerable to a similar disaster is your car. A bulging radiator hose, carrying hot water (coolant) under pressure, can rupture. Cooling system neglect is cited as a principal reason for mechanical failure of a vehicle. In addition to the danger and inconvenience of a breakdown, the damage to the engine and transmission can add up to thousands of dollars.
Discovering a leaking radiator, hose connection, a sticking thermostat or other cooling system component that’s on “borrowed time” can save the life of one’s engine. To underscore the importance of proper care of the cooling system, the Council offers this multiple- choice quiz: See how much you know about this […]