Monthly Archives: February 2016

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Best new products of MACS 2016 Trade Show announced


An impartial panel of the automotive press determined four winners from the new products featured at the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide Trade Show held on Friday, February 12th at the Caribe Royale Convention Center in Orlando, FL. Chosen … Continue reading

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MACS 2016 Training Event and Trade Show Successful!


The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide once again successfully filled the mobile A/C and heat transfer industry niche for training, networking and commerce with its annual training event and trade show, held this past February 11-13, at the Caribe … Continue reading

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MACS board of directors recognizes Mike Dawson for exemplary service


The board of directors of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide recognized Michael Dawson of T/CCI Manufacturing Inc. of Decatur, IL for exemplary service during his years as a member of MACS board of directors. Mr. Dawson was recognized … Continue reading

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MACS board of directors elects officers for 2016


February 16, 2016 (Lansdale, PA)-The board of directors of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide met  during the MACS 2016 Training Event and Trade Show and elected officers to serve during 2016.   Andy Fiffick of Rad Air Complete … Continue reading

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Rotten heater clamps


By Steve Schaeber, MACS Technical Editor Owners of 1998-2002 Ford U Platform SUVs (Sport Utility Vehicles, such as the Lincoln Navigator / Ford Expedition) may notice coolant leaking from around the left rear corner of the vehicle. The cause may … Continue reading

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No Heat? No Problem! WT?


By Steve Schaeber, MACS Technical Editor Ugghh!! Every technician knows that feeling of simultaneous joy and sorrow when they diagnose a no heat condition being caused by a clogged or plugged up heater core. Sometimes it’s a pretty easy test, … Continue reading

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The app for MACS 2016 Training Event is Available


Download the MACS 2016 Training Event and Trade Show app from your app store for iphone or Android. Don’t come to Orlando without it!

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AASP holds MACS Section 609 Certification Class


By Steve Schaeber,  MACS Technical Editor Twenty-one shop owners and service technicians from Berks, Chester and Montgomery Counties attended a MACS Section 609 Certification class held at the Landis Creek Golf Club in Limerick, PA on Wednesday, January 13, 2016. … Continue reading

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Toyota delivers their first R-1234yf vehicles to dealers


  By Steve Schaeber, MACS Technical Editor We first heard the news back in the fall of 2015 that Toyota would be shipping their first vehicles containing the A/C refrigerant R-1234yf to dealerships in the US, and they’re just now … Continue reading

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