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Old 10-06-2014, 10:25 AM
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Best place to buy OAT coolant online?

So I was checking the fluids in my 14 JK and noticed that the coolant level is only slightly above the MIN mark, so I am looking to add some more. Now I've read tons of threads on how the 2012s and down use the HOAT and the 13s+ use the OAT, specifically part number 68163849AA. Has anyone found a good place to buy this online? Amazon only sells it by the 4 pack which is like $120. I found a few sites such as this ANTIFREEZE. US. Coolant. Gallon made by Mopar. #68163849AA that has the proper part number and description but it says MS-9769 which the new stuff should be MS-12106. Is this just a typo? Can anyone confirm this is the right stuff or have a better place to get some?

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Surely I can't be the only one looking to buy this stuff? Is the dealer really my best bet?

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if it is a new jeep take it back to the dealer. If it is above minimum mark that is all that it needs. More is not better. I put 20000 miles on my 13 and it was right at minimum coolant mark from day one. I have 17000 on my 14 and same thing. They have not changed one iota from the day I drove them off the lot. It bothered me on my 13 and I asked the tech to add some coolant and he said it was within the range it was supposed to be in. I check it from time to time and so far it stays were it should.
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I went to the dealer and bought a gallon of the pre-mixed just to have around for my 2014. I did add a bit last year but thats been it.
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if it is a new jeep take it back to the dealer. If it is above minimum mark that is all that it needs. More is not better. I put 20000 miles on my 13 and it was right at minimum coolant mark from day one. I have 17000 on my 14 and same thing. They have not changed one iota from the day I drove them off the lot. It bothered me on my 13 and I asked the tech to add some coolant and he said it was within the range it was supposed to be in. I check it from time to time and so far it stays were it should.
Thanks for the info. In that case then I'll just keep an eye on it and add more if it goes below min.
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I picked up a gallon at the dealer this afternoon for $19.95 (canadian) I didn't think that was too bad from the dealer, I changed a water pump on a ford F250 last week and paid $17.00 / gallon for Prestone.
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I picked up a gallon at the dealer this afternoon for $19.95 (canadian) I didn't think that was too bad from the dealer, I changed a water pump on a ford F250 last week and paid $17.00 / gallon for Prestone.
Did you get the concentrate or the 50-50 prediluted?
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Did you get the concentrate or the 50-50 prediluted?
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I buy this premixed from Amazon. About the only aftermarket coolant to trust. $14.99 shipped via prime.

http://www.amazon.com/Zerex-ZXG05RU1...rds=zerex+g-05
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I buy this premixed from Amazon. About the only aftermarket coolant to trust. $14.99 shipped via prime.

http://www.amazon.com/Zerex-ZXG05RU1...rds=zerex+g-05
I use this as well.
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The Amazon is for HOAT coolant not OAT. You don't want to mix those two or you'll be looking for a new engine. They do not mix and Jeep calls for OAT (Purple) in the 2014 with a warning of same.

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