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This guide provides instructions on how to add engine coolant on Ford, also known as antifreeze. 

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What you will need

Do not use windshield wiper fluid in the engine coolant reservoir.


  1. Allow the Ford Edge to cool down for at least thirty minutes. Opening the radiator or coolant reservoir cap when the Edge engine is hot can cause serious injuries. check ford edge engine coolant level
  2. Pull the hood release under the dashboard and open the hood.
  3. Locate the coolant reservoir. Remove the cap by turning it counterclockwise.
  4. Note the min and max marks on the side of the coolant reservoir. ford edge engine coolant level min max
  5. Add engine coolant, mixed 50% antifreeze, and 50% coolant to bring the level between the Min and Maximum marks.

Do not add coolant further than the MAX mark.