25 April 2017

Disadvantages of liquid cooling system

The liquid cooling system takes away the excessive heat generated in the engine and saves it from overheating. It also keeps the engine at working temperature for efficient and economical working. Let us have a deep insight into the disadvantages provided by using this liquid cooling system. 

Disadvantages of a liquid cooling system :

  • This is a dependent system in which water circulation in the jackets is to be ensured by additional means.
  • Power absorbed by the pump is considered for water circulation and this affects the engine's power output.
  • Cost of this system is considerably high.
  • System requires considerable maintenance of its various parts.
  • In the event of cooling system failure, serious damage to the engine may occur.