Correct Way to Handle Overheating

M. Bagus Rachmanto    •    08 November 2016 23:24 WIB
Correct Way to Handle Overheating
Illustration (Photo: AFP), Jakarta: Overheating could cause a breakdown. It should be handled correctly to prevent further problems.

If the temperature indicator is high, turn off the engine immediately.

"Do not force the engine. It could damage other components," said an autoshop owner in Bekasi named Fahmi.

Moreover, radiator should not be refilled immediately. It also should not be refilled with cold water.

"The temperature could drop too fast. It could bend car components," Fahmi stated.