MACS membership, what’s in it for me?

The top reasons to become a member of the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide


Why I should I join the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide? What’s in it for me?

The answers are simple: information, networking and training.

Let’s address the information part first:

When you’re working all day on fixing automotive thermal problems and managing your business, you may miss a lot of the conversation in the industry on new trends, technology and training. Guess what else? Everything you find when you search on the internet is not accurate information. That’s where MACS fits in. For 36 years, MACS has been the clearing house for, and many times originator of accurate technical information regarding all facets of total vehicle climate and thermal management. MACS curates and publishes information through the monthly MACS Service Report , eight issues of award-winning ACTION™ magazine and informative blogs referenced through our social media sites that you can rely on. When you invest in MACS membership and participate in training events and clinics you’ll get to know what you need to know to better serve your customers and manage your business.


Networking is the number one reason attendees give for participating in MACS activities.Learning what works for others can teach us a lot about what can work for us. Becoming a part of a community where you can hear directly from people who actually make the systems you work on can be an enlightening experience. So can peer-to-peer contact, where you’ll learn you’re not the only one who has tackled a challenging repair or management problem.


The annual MACS Training Event and Trade Show being held in Anaheim California February 15-18, 2017, is where you’ll have the chance to hear directly from vehicle OEMs and parts manufacturers, along with some of the automotive industry’s top trainers in mobile A/C and electrical diagnostics. Presentations by General Motors, Toyota, Caterpillar and Kenworth are just a few of the classes where you can learn about the newest technology and repair techniques

Want to know more about engine drive belts, pulleys and idler systems, including the correct way to diagnose common belt noise issues? Attend the MACS Training Event to hear directly from Gates, who manufactures these parts. Don’t forget to bring your questions!

Did you know the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime will be the most technologically advanced Toyota Prius ever built, including an industry-first 6 mode climate control system? You can learn about this and more at the MACS 2017 Training Event & Trade Show in Anaheim, and check out the class with Toyota trainer Bruce Biven.

Come join MACS; we’re waiting for you.

If you’re a service professional and not a MACS member yet, you should be!

Become a member and receive a monthly technical newsletter with information like what you’ve just read in this blog post visit for more information.
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To locate a Mobile Air Conditioning Society member repair shop in your area.

Click here to find out more about your car’s mobile A/C and engine cooling system.

Mobile A/C professionals should plan to attend MACS 2017 Training Event and Trade Show, February 15-18 at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA.

Click here to see MACS current public training schedule.

The MACS website is located at





About macsworldwide

Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide Founded in 1981, MACS is the leading non-profit trade association for the mobile air conditioning, heating and engine cooling system segment of the automotive aftermarket. Since 1991, MACS has assisted more than 600,000 technicians to comply with the 1990 U.S. EPA Clean Air Act requirements for certification in refrigerant recovery and recycling to protect the environment. The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide’s mission is clear and focused--as the recognized global authority on mobile air conditioning and heat transfer industry issues.
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