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Anybody have a set by set process to reset. thanks in advance. Menu in the center of your dash. Menu -> Settings -> Vehicle -> Maintenance -> Coolant <HOLD OK>. How it is on my 2012 F-250. Reply. Save. Like. M. maverick62 Discussion starter · #3 · Jan 27, 2018.mario reyna jr. 165 subscribers. Subscribe. 171K views 10 years ago. Short Video describing how to reset the check coolant additive message in your Ford super duty or other type Ford vehicle....Using the right engine oil is crucial to 2017+ 6.7L Powerstroke maintenance. Most truck owners in warmer climates can stick with 10W-30. For commercial vehicles or trucks that follower a severe service schedule, using 5W-40 engine oil is recommended. Ambient Temps.To reset the Check Coolant Additive alert in the Ford F-350 first navigate to the settings menu. Select "vehicle" and then "Maintenance". Choose "Coolant" upon which there will be a prompt telling You to hold OK if the coolant additive has been checked. This alert will typically pop every month to remind You to check the coolant levels in Your vehicle. When tested it is checked for things such ...Got the alert "check coolant additive" today at 13800 miles. Have never seen or heard of this warning on any vehicle i've owned. ... 2014 F350 6.7 CC 2011 F350 6.7 CC ordered 3/25/delivered 5/5 traded 2008 F350 CC LB. 6.4 Lariet SRW traded 2005 F250 6.0 traded 2003 F250 7.3 traded 2001 F250 V10 traded 2013 Cedar Creek Silver Back 33RL …Oct 22, 2020 · 51 posts · Joined 2017. #1 · Oct 22, 2020. 2016 F-250 6.7L Powerstroke, 50,000 miles. All of a sudden a "Coolant change required" warning message is popping up. I just brought it back from a dealer because it has a very slow coolant leak that nobody can trace but that requires topping up every six months. MARK MACALUSO · #2 · Apr 27, 2018. There is a coolant additive that needs to be added to reservoir by radiator. Go into settings on your steering wheel and reset light until you get some. Should be done when they do your oil changes but comes on with mileage intervals.. Should me under "Vehicle settings " same as when you reset …The message is set as a service iterval to be checked by the dealer whom is supplied with a kit, it is a process that takes about 10 minutes. One of the checks is for "carboxilates." Unlike the test on the 6.0, which is a single strip test. Since the 6.7 came out we have yet to do a $1700 flush.Why is My Transmission Fault Light On? Guide to diagnose trouble and recommended solutions. Browse all: Transmission Guides. "Check Coolant Additive" …The only way you will get them in your coolant is if somebody added the wrong coolant or coolant additive. 2. Freeze Protection. This makes sure the coolant won't freeze. Which it shouldn't unless it's been seriously diluted. 3. Corrosion Inhibitor. …Okay, I was wrong, you should still use the VC 8 coolant additive even with the VC 13 G coolant. This will help prevent the cooling passages of the oil cooler getting clogged up. So use the additive. ... Hi, I have a 2015 F250 4 x4 diesel, I always run chevron ultra low sulfur in it , but I notice that chevron is now selling Bio diesel. ...Jul 20, 2016 · Here's the steps to reset the check coolant additive indicator: 1) Start by going to "Settings" in your MFD. 2) Then "Vehicle". 3) Then "Maintenance". 4) Then "Coolant". 5) And lastly, "Hold OK if Coolant Additive Checked". That's it. It's now reset and won't bother you again for a while... Thank you very much I will go do it now. Coolant capacity Fuel capacity Recommended fuel Transmission Gear ratios 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th Reverse Available axle ratios 2015 FORD F-SERIES SUPER DUTY TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS 6.21- 2V V8 SOHC gas (flex fuel) Cast iron/aluminum 4.02 x 3.74 in. 379 cu. in., 6,210 cc 9.8:1 Sequential electronic Roller-rocker shaft 385 @ …How to Check Coolant Additive 11-16 Ford F250 1A Auto: Repair Tips & Secrets Only Mechanics Know 2.19M subscribers Subscribe 515 Share 104K views 4 years ago Ford F250 Super Duty 2011-16...The additive check interval is 15k miles or 600hrs. Its not an additive for cavitation or freeze protection, however its for corrosion protection. The coolant tests to do on these would first involve testing for Nitrite ( flush cooling system if any is indicated ) Nitrite is found in coolants not approved for the 6.7L.In this video, 1A Auto shows you how to check and refill the power steering, brake, and washer fluid, coolant, and engine oil on the 13 Ford F250🔧 List of t...1999 to 2016 Super Duty - 2011 F350 Check Coolant Additive - new to the diesel community and have a 2011 F350 with 170k on it. ... 2015 - 2020 F150; 2009 - 2014 F150; 2004 - 2008 F150; ... 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 1999 to 2016 Ford F250, F350, F450 and F550 Super Duty with diesel V8 and gas V8 and V10 engines. Sponsored by: 2011 …How do I check the coolant additive on a 2015 f250? If you own a diesel car, it is important that you maintain the engine with a coolant additive. This type of product helps to protect your engine from corrosion and damage due to heavy use. When added to the cooling system, it works to reduce heat buildup in the engine and promote optimal ...Checking the engine coolant (also known as antifreeze) level in your 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is pretty easy. In order to get an accurate reading, your 6.7 liter engine should be cool to the touch when you check it. Engine coolant / antifreeze circulates through your engine to keep it cool in the summer but won't freeze in the winter.Ford sells an additive that can be added to the antifreeze to bring it back up to standard but this will depend on the test results.If you have to pay the dealer to check and buy the additive it maybe just as cheap to have them flush the 2 systems and replace.Fords radiator is a 2 part system,1 to cool the engine and the second to cool the EGR ...Checking the engine coolant (also known as antifreeze) level in your 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty is pretty easy. In order to get an accurate reading, your 6.7 liter engine should be cool to the touch when you check it. Engine coolant / antifreeze circulates through your engine to keep it cool in the summer but won't freeze in the winter.Bryce18 · #2 · Nov 26, 2012. bigdawgkp said: Any one had any problems with the Coolant Warning on the dash. Coolant level low, but after adding coolant level the warning still has not gone away! Flashes in bright orange. The same color orange when the exhaust is cleaning. When I hit the OK button on the steering wheel, the warning goes away.1 2 Next S SadlerB_98 16 posts · Joined 2008 #2 · Apr 5, 2016 you have to buy the test strips to check the coolant. You can get these from the dealer or online. Bobby 2015 Ford Super Duty F250 Lariat 6.7L PSD 4WD 2007 Shelby GT White 5-Speed#1 · Apr 4, 2016. hey guys i just got this message across my screen today (Check Coolant Additive) what does that mean, i checked the coolant level and was …1. Resetting the Warning Light. If you’ve ever seen the “Service AdvanceTrac” warning light on your Ford’s dashboard, it’s an indicator of issues related to the traction control system and electronic stability control. Let’s delve into how to reset this light, reprogram the system, and ensure a lasting fix.2017 Super Duty 6 7 Powerstroke Check Coolant Additive Warning And What I Did To Fix It You. Coolant Light Reset Ford 6 7 You. Sold 2017 Ford Super Duty F 350 Srw King Ranch In Fort Worth. 11 16 F250 F350 Supercrew 6 75ft Bed 7l Titan 60 Gallon Fuel Tank 7021211. 2017 Ford F 250 Lariat Turbo Sel Trinity Motors Inc.Page 48 and 49 of 6.7L Diesel Supplement Manual Checking Coolant Corrosion Inhibitor Additive Strength At specific mileage intervals of 15000 miles (24000 km), as listed in the scheduled maintenance information chapter, the coolant corrosion inhibitor additive should be checked. The optional information display, if equipped, will …Feb 5, 2020 · The kit contains two R071-ELC (Ford Rotunda Part Number 328-071ELC) tests and two CTS-3 (Ford Rotunda part number 328-2050) strips. The kit is suitable for testing all OAT-based (NOAT and HOAT) coolants for one vehicle. The three-way 2050 test strip measures Glycol, Molybdate and Nitrite while the R071-ELC test strips are the quickest, most ... GracieAllen Discussion starter · Feb 22, 2020. 2016 F-350. Back when the truck hit close to 36,000 miles the “check coolant additive” message came on. Took it to Ford and they said “We don’t ever actually them the coolant until the truck is out of warranty.”. Seemed a bit odd, but I figured they SHOULD know.Buy Motorcraft VC8 Diesel engine coolant additive - 1 Pint(473 ml): Cooling System - Amazon.com FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases ... Great stuff been using it for years in my 99 F250. Read more. Helpful. Report. Brandon Keller. 5.0 out of 5 stars Good. Reviewed in the United States on May 15, 2023. Verified Purchase. …Jul 29, 2011 · 6.7L Power Stroke Diesel - Check Coolant Additive Message@13Kmi - Was driving my 6.7 last night when the check coolant additive light came on. Geez the truck only has 13.5Kmi on the clock. Now everytime I restart it I get the same message. does this mean I have to put it into the shop every 13,000mi to have them reset... Drain into suitable container. Expect at least a 5-gallon bucket-full. Remove lower radiator hose (at radiator) and drain any sediment and/or coolant from radiator and hose into container. Remove driver's side block plug with 1/4" socket wrench driver, and drain coolant into suitable container.Thread Starter Join Date: Jun 2010 Location: Anaheim, CA Posts: 501 Likes: 0 Received 1 Like on 1 Post "Check Coolant Additive" warning Had this warning pop up the other day.... I checked it and it is fine but I am not sure how to reset/clear the warning message.The earlier 6.7L engines needed to be checked for coolant additives about every 25,000 miles. Hence the test strips. You coolant change interval was at 105,000 miles and you could add the additives twice if I remember right. I think that was with the 2011 -2015 engines. Somewhere around 2015-2016 they updated the coolant.2nd. Check the percent of glycol in the coolant. use the same rotunda kit for this as well. Should be between 40-60%. If this is not the case, you have the flush the cooling system. 3rd. Check the Reverse Coolant Alkalinity. You need Rotunda test kit number 328-00008.*Oct 12, 2022 · The Check Coolant Additive Light comes on every 600 hours to remind you to check the coolant levels. While this does not indicate a problem, it does mean you should bring your Super Duty in to a certified Ford Service Center for a Coolant Check. How do you reset the check coolant additive on a 2016 Ford f250? In all diesel engine cooling systems equipped with yellow-colored Motorcraft ® Gold Antifreeze/Coolant meeting Ford Specification WSS-M97B51-A1. Designed to replace additives depleted between coolant change-outs. Now dyed yellow to eliminate engine coolant color change when mixing. Specifications.2nd. Check the percent of glycol in the coolant. use the same rotunda kit for this as well. Should be between 40-60%. If this is not the case, you have the flush the cooling system. 3rd. Check the Reverse Coolant Alkalinity. You need Rotunda test kit number 328-00008.*Engine coolant. 21.3 qt (20.2 L) Brake fluid. Between MIN and MAX on brake fluid reservoir Front axle. 2.7 qt (2.6 L) Rear axle-10.5 inch with Electronic Locking Differential. ... (210 ml) of Additive Friction Modifier XL-3 or equivalent, meeting our specification EST-M2C118-A. This added friction modifier should be included in the total lube ...If nothing has been added to your coolant systems, the chances of testing positive for Nitrites is almost non-existant. 2nd. Check for percent Glycol for Freeze point protection. The coolant when new will protect down to -50°C. Unless the coolant is old or has been diluted, This should not be a problem.My "Check Coolant Additive" light came on as well about 2 weeks ago. Fortunately, a friend of mine is a Senior Master tech at a Ford dealer. He tested it for me ...Why is My Transmission Fault Light On? Guide to diagnose trouble and recommended solutions. Browse all: Transmission Guides. "Check Coolant Additive" …Using the right engine oil is crucial to 2017+ 6.7L Powerstroke maintenance. Most truck owners in warmer climates can stick with 10W-30. For commercial vehicles or trucks that follower a severe service schedule, using 5W-40 engine oil is recommended. Ambient Temps.Oct 16, 2020 · DTMurrell Discussion starter · Oct 16, 2020. Thanks in advance! Testing my Coolant Additive in 2016 6.7L and the pH and Glycol tests were easy as they clearly aligned with the given chart (see first two photos). The Nitrite test, however, is throwing me for a loop. The bottom strip / end strip remains mostly brown after 1 minute and looks ... As an aside, the dealer told me that most 6.7L engines they have serviced does not need additive until about 50K to replenish the factory fill. Mine checked out ...How do you reset check coolant additive message on 6.7 power stroke, 100600 mileage is 17mpg, 2012 f250, I have checked - Answered by a verified Ford Mechanic. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our website. ... i have a 2012 f250 super duty. check coolant additive message came on.Mar 29, 2015 · The only way you will get them in your coolant is if somebody added the wrong coolant or coolant additive. 2. Freeze Protection. This makes sure the coolant won't freeze. Which it shouldn't unless it's been seriously diluted. 3. Corrosion Inhibitor. This can get weak over time and you can rejuvinate it with the proper additive. Part #: ORDEX Line: AFZ 4.7 (95) Check Vehicle Fit Coolant/Antifreeze Dex Cool; Concentrate; 1 Gallon; Verify Coolant Color In Your Radiator Or Owners Manual; Do Not Mix Different Color Coolants/Antifreeze 30 Day Limited Warranty Color: Orange Flash Point (Deg C): 116 Degree Flash Point (Deg F): 241 Degree CompareShort Video describing how to reset the check coolant additive message in your Ford super duty or other type Ford vehicle. Also check your coolant quality be...Ford sells an additive that can be added to the antifreeze to bring it back up to standard but this will depend on the test results.If you have to pay the dealer to check and buy the additive it maybe just as cheap to have them flush the 2 systems and replace.Fords radiator is a 2 part system,1 to cool the engine and the second to cool the EGR ...MARK MACALUSO · #2 · Apr 27, 2018. There is a coolant additive that needs to be added to reservoir by radiator. Go into settings on your steering wheel and reset light until you get some. Should be done when they do your oil changes but comes on with mileage intervals.. Should me under "Vehicle settings " same as when you reset …Jul 20, 2016 · Here's the steps to reset the check coolant additive indicator: 1) Start by going to "Settings" in your MFD. 2) Then "Vehicle". 3) Then "Maintenance". 4) Then "Coolant". 5) And lastly, "Hold OK if Coolant Additive Checked". That's it. It's now reset and won't bother you again for a while... Thank you very much I will go do it now. HeavyAssault · #8 · Jan 28, 2018. Checking Coolant Corrosion Inhibitor Additive Strength At specific mileage intervals of 15000miles (24000 km), as listed in the scheduled maintenance information chapter, the coolant corrosion inhibitor additive should be checked. The optional information display, if equipped, will also display the message ...The coolant Ford uses in the 6.7L IS an Extended Life Coolant. It's essentially Ford's version of Dex-Cool, and even meets GM's Dex-Cool standard (6277M). Any coolant you put in there is going to need to be regularly checked, I don't care what anyone says. It's the nature of the beast with high-compression diesels.I got the 13Kmi Check Coolant additive message on my 2011 F250 and was able to turn it off from Steering Wheel buttons. It just popped up at 13.5 K on my 2016, …Ford sells an additive that can be added to the antifreeze to bring it back up to standard but this will depend on the test results.If you have to pay the dealer to check and buy the additive it maybe just as cheap to have them flush the 2 systems and replace.Fords radiator is a 2 part system,1 to cool the engine and the second to cool the EGR ...Money Services HomeAffirmBill PaymentCapital One Walmart RewardsCheck CashingCheck ... (x2) New Genuine Ford Additive - Coolant VC-8. Free shipping, arrives in 3+ ...Thread Starter Join Date: Jun 2010 Location: Anaheim, CA Posts: 501 Likes: 0 Received 1 Like on 1 Post "Check Coolant Additive" warning Had this warning pop up the other day.... I checked it and it is fine but I am not sure how to reset/clear the warning message.Jul 6, 2020 · This video explains the "Check Coolant Additive" message displayed on Ford 6.7-Liter diesel trucks, what it means, what you should do and how to reset it so ... In this video, 1A Auto shows you how to check and refill the power steering, brake, and washer fluid, coolant, and engine oil on the 13 Ford F250🔧 List of t...hammong · #6 · Aug 10, 2015 (Edited) The coolant used in the 6.7L contains additives that protect the aluminum in the engine, and there are special test strips from Acustrip/Rotunda that will give you a go or no-go on the additive levels. If the additive level is low, you can add "Diesel Supplemental Coolant Additive" up to TWO times, and ...Feb 22, 2020 · GracieAllen Discussion starter · Feb 22, 2020. 2016 F-350. Back when the truck hit close to 36,000 miles the “check coolant additive” message came on. Took it to Ford and they said “We don’t ever actually them the coolant until the truck is out of warranty.”. Seemed a bit odd, but I figured they SHOULD know. If you’re out of work or on a reduced schedule during the coronavirus pandemic, your government relief payment that could arrive as early as this week is likely a welcome addition to your bank account. If you’re out of work or on a reduced ...When your 2011-2016 Ford F250/350 is due for service, XDP has the Fluids & Filters you need. Using proper Coolant & Additives can help prevent corrosion from forming in your cooling system. Filters in your fuel system, oil system, and transmission should be changed on a regular basis to keep components in these systems functioning properly.Engine Coolant Check - 6.7L Diesel. . WARNING : Do not remove the coolant reservoir cap when the engine is on or the cooling system is hot. Wait 10 minutes for the cooling system to cool down. Cover the coolant reservoir cap with a thick cloth to prevent the possibility of scalding and slowly remove the cap. Failure to follow this ... 1999 to 2016 Super Duty - Check Coolant Additive - A few days ago my check coolant additive message start popping up, 14k miles. ... 1999 to 2016 Super Duty 1999 to 2016 Ford F250, F350, F450 and F550 Super Duty with diesel V8 and gas V8 and V10 ... Since my truck is a 2015 PSD some people are saying that I need to buy a test kit …# 1 03-29-2015, 06:51 PM Warndbqe New User Thread Starter Join Date: Apr 2012 Posts: 19 Likes: 0 Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts 2015 Check Coolant Additive warning My 2015 F350 6.7 has 13,400 miles and displayed the check coolant additive warning as I pulled into town from a 850 mile round trip this weekend.. Universal. 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