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News   January 30, 2013   by Auto Service World

Pentosin Antifreeze Offered For Specific European Applications


CRP Automotive offers OE-quality antifreeze from Pentosin, an OEM first-fill supplier of antifreeze and other technical fluids for European vehicle manufacturers. Three formulations of Pentosin OE-quality Antifreeze are available to cover a wide range of European vehicles including Audi and Volkswagen models from pre-1996 to current model years. Additional makes covered by the line include BMW/MINI, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes Benz, Porsche, Saab, and Volvo models. For a list of all the specified vehicles, see http://www.pentosin.net/f_antifreeze.asp for more details.

Pentosin Antifreeze is an environmentally friendly nitrite and amine free concentrate for multipurpose applications in water-cooled engines. Formulated for year-round use, Pentosin Antifreeze protects the material used in cooling systems by preventing lime formation, protecting against corrosion, cavitation, and resists foaming. All Pentosin Antifreeze fluids are manufactured to the exact specifications of DIN, ASTM, and DBL.

The three Pentosin formulations include:

Pentofrost NF (nitrite-free) – Meets ASTM D-3306. The formulation contains no nitrites, amines, or phosphorous containing additives. Make coverage includes: Audi/VW (up to 06/1996); BMW; Dodge Sprinter; Jaguar (up to 1997); Mercedes-Benz; MINI; Porsche 924, 928, 944, 989; Range Rover V8 & Diesel (1990-2005); Saab (up to 2000); and Volvo.

Pentofrost SF (silicate-free) – Meets ASTM D-3306. The formulation contains no nitrites, amines, phosphorous containing additives, or Silicates. Make coverage includes: Audi/VW (06/1996-2005); Jaguar (1997 on); Land Rover Freelander, Discovery, and Defender (1998 on); Porsche Boxter, 911, Cayman & Cayenne (1996 on); and Saab (2001 on).

Pentofrost ++ (with silicates) – Meets ASTM D-3306. The formulation contains no nitrites, amines, or phosphorous containing additives. Pentofrost ++ can be used where G12+ is required. Make coverage includes Audi/VW (2006-current) and Porsche (all models 2006-2009).

All Pentosin technical fluids are backed by the CRP Automotive standard of excellence. For more information, visit: www.pentosin.net.