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More in common with an IT specialist


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EPA, DOE Release 2015 Fuel Economy Guide for Car Buyers


WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) today released the 2015 Fuel Economy Guide, providing consumers with a valuable resource to help them choose the most fuel-efficient and low greenhouse gas emitting vehicles … Continue reading

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Car care data


The Car Care Council has published this graphic to illustrate the most needed car maintenance.

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Dealing with corroded fittings


By Paul DeGuiseppi, MACS manager of service training 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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Cars, glorious cars


By Paul DeGuiseppi, MACS Manager of Service Training During a two-day event last September, I drove 21 new cars, 11 each day. Day one was on public roads; day two on a track. In the order driven, below are the … Continue reading

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Learn about the technical training at MACS 2013 Training Event and Trade Show


Meet the teacher We’re beginning a 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 has been chosen … Continue reading

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Fast Company


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine It’s more than a friendly rivalry but less than an all-out war. For decades, teams in both the U.S. and the United Kingdom have taken the international Land Speed Record very seriously, and … Continue reading

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Coolant technology marches on


On the everyday level, liquid coolant technology seems to have remained stable for a while. You’ve learned which colored liquids go with which engines and terms such as OAT and HOAT, G-05 and ELC, are commonplace. All that may change … 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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Waste Not


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine In spite of all the advertising, the internal combustion engines that we know and love are staggeringly inefficient. At root, they are just heat pumps, converting the heat of the combusted fuel into … Continue reading

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