Tracer Products has introduced TP-9775-0008 Hybrid A/C Compressor Oil for use in all hybrid vehicles.
This bulletin applies to 2007-2012 Nissan Altima sedans and coupes and 2009-2012 Maxima A35 vehicles.
The Ford Motor Co. says air-conditioning season is in full swing and Ford is making it easier through the Motorcraft Air Conditioning (MAC) Kit Tool for automotive service centers to quickly identify the right parts for a complete AC system repair.
Tracer Products says the Tracerline Opti-Lux 365 is a powerful LED leak detection flashlight that provides pure UV light for optimal fluorescent dye response, and is ideal for all automotive A/C and fluid system applications.
There are over 1.5 million Toyota hybrid vehicles in North America (and well over 2 million hybrids total, including Toyota and other brands). Even though these numbers represent perhaps less than 1% of the total North America vehicle population, it’s evident that hybrids are here to stay, and their population will increase. Based on this, it’s time to become familiar with A/C systems in hybrids
AirSept Inc. says technicians can avoid the costly, time-consuming replacement of the connections between a metal line and A/C reduced barrier hose with the new Smart Splice Line-to-Hose Connector.
The new Snap-on Tools A/C Equipment and Tools catalog features the new Hybrid Capable A/C Recovery/Recycle/Recharge machine (EEAC325BH) which helps service technicians properly and safely service both hybrid and non-hybrid vehicles.
The Infrared (IR) Refrigerant Leak Detector (P/N 22791) from Robinair, a division of Service Solutions LLC, features an advanced infrared sensor designed to last a minimum of 10 years.
Robinair, a division of Service Solutions LLC reports its Infrared (IR) Refrigerant Leak Detector (P/N 22791) which formerly met SAE J2791 standard, is now certified to comply with the new SAE industry standard for use with R1234YF refrigerant.
On some Mitsubishi vehicles, refrigerant gas may leak from the front shaft seal of the A/C compressor, causing decreased A/C cooling performance. This primarily affects 2008-2010 Outlanders built prior to May 21, 2010, and 2009-2010 Lancers and Lancer Sportbacks built prior to May 20, 2010.
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