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Checking the engine coolant (also known as antifreeze) level in your 2002 Volkswagen Cabrio is pretty easy. In order to get an accurate reading, your 2.0 liter engine should be cool to the touch when you check it. Engine coolant circulates through your engine to keep it cool in the summer but won't freeze in the winter. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir in your Cabrio is located and how to check the coolant level. If you need to add anti-freeze, be sure to check your owners manual to determine the correct type of coolant to add - in Volkswagens, it usually located in a section titled Fluid Capacities towards the end of your manual. See our video on how to add engine coolant for tips on adding coolant to your Cabrio.
Always wear safety goggles when working on your Cabrio. Taking off the coolant reservoir cap on a warm engine could cause the cap to up explosively and fluid to spray out of the reservoir. If you notice an oily surface in your coolant, immediately have your mechanic inspect your Cabrio for head gasket leakage.
Flushing the coolant in your car is not that hard and will extend the life of your engine tremendously - learn how here!2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L 4 Cyl.
Small bulbs that burn out regularly - did you know you can replace these with LED lights?2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L 4 Cyl.
Is the clock in your car ahead or behind? Learn how to set it here!2003 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L 4 Cyl. (4 Door)
Coolant hoses wear out over time and need to be replaced - check 'em early and often2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L 4 Cyl.
The best way to fix leaking hoses is to replace them, but if you don't have time, a stop leak product might work for you2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L 4 Cyl.
One of the easiest fluids to top off - learn how to open the hood and where the reservoir is on your car2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L 4 Cyl.