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MACS training with CSF in Rancho Cucamonga, CA September 15


MACS member, CSF of Rancho Cucamonga, CA have graciously opened their beautiful, new warehouse facility for a MACS Mobile A/C Best Practices clinic on Friday, September 15 from 9am-3pm. The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide trainer Gary Villa will … Continue reading

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More in common with an IT specialist


“…more than 30 hours of information, education and training…” Continue reading

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Insufficient A/C performance at idle


On some 2013 Chevrolet Sparks, the air conditioning duct temperature may be 10°F (5.6°C) warmer at idle, but is sufficient while driving .   Verify that the A/C pressures are within specifications at idle according to the A/C Performance Chart … Continue reading

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R-1234yf and other trends


By Elvis L. Hoffpauir, MACS President and Chief Operating Officer There’s no one better to talk to members of the service industry about R-1234yf than the folks at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). The introduction of the “new” refrigerant began three … Continue reading

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Watching R-1234yf


By Steve Schaeber MACS Manager of Service Training Many of the service shops and technicians we talk to about vehicles using refrigerant 1234yf are only just starting to get requests for service help, in particular from body shops with vehicles … 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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MACS 2015 Training Event and Trade Show Schedule


 

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580 Super L door seals


By Chris Tyson, MACS HD Technical Contributor We have an older Case backhoe at our shop that definitely sees its fair share of use out on job sites. In fact, I was operating this machine a few weeks ago when … Continue reading

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$12Billion reasons to come to MACS Training Event-Part 2 -the HD program


Continuing our blog review of $12Billion reasons to come to MACS 2015 Training  Event and Trade Show, let’s look at the heavy duty truck and off road total vehicle climate and thermal management program. HD/OFF-ROAD VEHICLES The following programs will … Continue reading

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Do you know how to defend your repair turf?


You fix an air conditioning leak, recharge the system, and shortly thereafter the motorist is back, complaining that he turned on the A/C, the engine soon started to run rough and the Check Engine light came on and is still … Continue reading

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