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Perspective


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine The Worldwatch Institute released a report earlier this week in which they examined various aspects of the global automotive market from both a manufacturing and sales standpoint. Addressing anything on a world basis … Continue reading

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Notes from all over


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine Sergio Pininfarina, a world famous designer and automotive businessman, died on July 3 in Turin, Italy at age 85. While best known for his sensuous bodies for Ferrari cars ­– the Daytona, Testarossa, … Continue reading

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Got diesel? Read all about it in September/October ACtion magazine


  The September/October 2012 issue of MACS ACtion magazine is now availaable to view online or download to your favorite mobile device. Click here  and enjoy. The Mobile Air Conditioning Society’s blog has been honored as the best business to … Continue reading

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Clearing the air


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine In California’s Los Angeles Basin, levels of some vehicle-related air pollutants have decreased by about 98 percent since the 1960s, even as area residents now burn three times as much gasoline and diesel … Continue reading

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R2R passes in Mass but still goes to the ballot


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine In a last minute turnaround, the controversial Massachusetts “Right to Repair” bill passed in the state House of Representatives on the last day of July. Having passed earlier in the Senate, the bill … Continue reading

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Showing some restraint


By Keith Leonard, Esquire At some point in your life, you are likely to hear someone talk about the good old days, or how much better things were made when they were young than today. Some might even argue that … Continue reading

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More and less from GE


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine The history of the automobile tells us that designers, engineers and customers always want more and less from their vehicles. More performance and more efficiency at less cost and less complexity. The growing … Continue reading

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Car Care Council Launches Web Video Series


  Popular Auto Service and Repair Video Segmented into Eight Car Care Clips   Bethesda, MD – July 24, 2012 – The Car Care Council has created a web video series by segmenting its award-winning consumer video, “Auto Service and … Continue reading

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News from the road


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine Man, how quickly things change! In last week’s Industry News, we observed that battery maker A123 Systems had informed government regulators that there was “substantial doubt on the Company’s ability to continue as … Continue reading

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MACS mobile A/C boot camp


Friday,  and March 30 and Saturday, March 31 was mobile A/C boot camp time at MACS training center in Lansdale, PA. 17 technicians attended found out they didn’t know about mobile A/C service and repair. MACS manager of service training … Continue reading

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