Good thing you were by yourself otherwise you'd have to resort to cannibalism.
Three people killed in collision with train near KingmanThe sheriff's office says the two vehicles were stopped at the railroad crossing, waiting for a passing eastbound train. Once the eastbound train passed, the cars began to cross the intersection, not noticing that a westbound train was approaching, sheriff's officials say. Both vehicles were hit by the westbound train.
what is 'old coolant' to you?The color will stay the same but the invisible corrosion inhibitors will be gone. Even old coolant will oook the same and it will be able to cool the engine. The ethylene glycol and water which provide the cooling capacity don't go anywhere. Just the corrosion inhibitors get used up.
I had the same experience with the block drain plug. I didn't want to snap it off and create more problems, so I flushed it several times with distilled water and just drained from the radiator. I had to put a little lube on the radiator o-ring otherwise it would get twisted around.