Tracer Products has introduced the Tracerline TP-30 Tamper-Evident Sleeves, designed to prevent refrigerant cross-contamination in automotive A/C systems and recovery equipment.
Owners of 2012-2013 Chevy Impala, Equinox or GMC Terrain vehicles may complain about erratic or insufficient cooling when the A/C compressor is turned on. The A/C compressor mounting bolts may not have been torqued properly at the time of assembly (wrong sequence or torque value).
For the Hyundai models in the following list, this TSB provides an additional A/C compressor field coil specification that may not be listed in the shop manual.
2010 Kia Soul vehicles equipped with the 2.0L engine built between Job 1 and 3-3-2009 may have an under-torqued A/C idler pulley nut that may be related to belt squeal.
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This TSB from Nissan refers to the A/C system not cooling the cabin to factory specification in 2007-2012 Altima and 2009-2012 Maxima vehicles.
For the models in the applicable list below, this TSB provides an additional A/C compressor field coil specification that may not be available in the shop manual.
The Tracerline TP-8646 OPTIMAX Jr/EZ-Shot A/C Kit from Tracer Products, a division of Spectronics Corp., is a complete A/C leak detection kit that makes it easy for technicians to spot all air conditioning leaks fast and efficiently.
Tracer Products has introduced the Tracerline TP-3812 Hybrid Vehicle A/C Dye Injection Kit, featuring an OEM-approved fluorescent dye specially formulated for use in all hybrid vehicles.
Bosch’s hybrid-ready ACS 620H Digital A/C Refrigerant Handling System is user-friendly and independently certified to the new J2788 High Voltage Addendum standard. This allows the shop to service hybrid vehicle A/C systems utilizing high-voltage electric drive compressors.
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