Category Archives: aftermarket career week

Should I stay or should I go?


By Andy Fiffick, MACS Chairman and CEO and President Rad Air Complete Car Care I know the value of a dollar – I couldn’t be in business otherwise – but a recent experience about both the dollar and escalating costs … Continue reading

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1-800-Radiator announces clinic schedule


MACS member 1-800-Radiator announces the following clinic schedule:

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Avoiding diagnostic traps


With all the electronic controls on today’s systems, it’s awfully easy to fall into the trap of looking for responses to them and letting those responses color our diagnostic thinking. The dual system on a 2003 Land Rover Discovery seemed … Continue reading

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MACS 2015 Training Event and Trade Show Schedule


 

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MACS honored with Automotive Communications Award


The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide has been honored with an Automotive Communications Award. The January/February 2014   MACS Service Report technical newsletter titled, PT Cruiser Missing Information, by MACS technical correspondent Paul Weissler was honored as best business to … Continue reading

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Download the May 2013 issue of MACS ACtion Magazine


Download the May 2013 issue of ACtion Magazine The Mobile Air Conditioning Society’s blog has been honored as the best business to business blog in the Automotive Aftermarket by the Automotive Communications Awards and the Car Care Council Women’s Board! … Continue reading

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Learn about hybrid and EV battery thermal management systems


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine Continuing our series of blogs introducing some of the teachers and presenters that will be presenting classes at the upcoming MACS Training Event and Trade Show in February. Each of these class leaders … Continue reading

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Efficient Dynamics


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine BMW of Germany recently held its “BMW Group Innovation Day 2012” at which they previewed and ballyhooed some of the new technologies they are working on. It was billed as a show of … Continue reading

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E-racing update


Back in March, we noted that both Toyota and Audi were developing hybrid-electric racing cars. At the time we said, “Toyota has introduced the TS030 Hybrid with its THS-R hybrid propulsion system. Designed to compete under new rules in the … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to be Optimistic about the Aftermarket


A guest post from Jeff Stankard, VP/Publisher Babcox Media While the headlines in the business section of your favorite news source are rarely uplifting and your service business is fluctuating from hot to cold on a daily and weekly basis, … Continue reading

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