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Gas Tank Fact Check: Answering The Most Common Questions
Maintenance & Repair Tips

Gas Tank Fact Check: Answering The Most Common Questions

What to Know About Your Car’s Gas Tank Today, we would like to provide some detailed information for customers to...
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Air Conditioning Maintenance & Repair Tips

Car Air Conditioning Not Working – Why It’s Happening and How to Fix It

If the air conditioner in your vehicle doesn't keep you cool anymore, you might be in for an uncomfortable ride...
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Problems of Using A/C Sealant
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Problems of Using A/C Sealant

A/C sealants, also known as stop leak, are designed to be a ‘quick fix’ to seal leaks in the A/C...
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Do you really know your AC system’s pressure?
Air Conditioning Maintenance & Repair Tips

Do you really know your AC system’s pressure?

On some GM applications the high side service port is located past the condenser and before the orifice tube on the...
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Summer Time Car Tips (It’s all about keeping cool)
Air Conditioning Maintenance & Repair Tips

Summer Time Car Tips (It’s all about keeping cool)

Summer time Car Tips To Avoid The Auto Blues Car giving you the summer time blues? From AC vs. rolling...
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Maintenance & Repair Tips

Sanden Style Replacements for GM GT6 Compressors

The GM HT6 is one of the most popular compressors replaced today. Mac’s offers two Sanden options for the two...
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Oil…The Lifeblood of the A/C System
Air Conditioning Maintenance & Repair Tips

Oil…The Lifeblood of the A/C System

Oil is an important part of the A/C system. Refrigerant charged oil circulates through the system while keeping 60-70% of...
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Air Conditioning System Flushing Procedure
Air Conditioning Maintenance & Repair Tips

Air Conditioning System Flushing Procedure

Safety First Always Use Eye Protection!  A/C system refrigerant must be completely recovered using approved equipment in accordance with local, state,...
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Late Model Condensers Cannot Be Flushed (Only Replaced)
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Late Model Condensers Cannot Be Flushed (Only Replaced)

The parallel flow condenser is by far the most efficient condenser to use with R134a refrigerant. The multi-channel construction and...
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Maintenance & Repair Tips Winter Weather

(Best Tips) Get Your Car Ready for Winter Weather

Do you dread driving your car during winter? You are not alone my friend. Freezing temperatures reduce visibility, impede friction...
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Signs You Secretly Dread When Your Car Needs Repair [Ultimate Guide]
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Signs You Secretly Dread When Your Car Needs Repair [Ultimate Guide]

Your driving your vehicle. Minding your own business. But then you hear a weird sound, your lights flicker, or another...
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Car Fluid Leaks: Identifying Your Car’s Drips
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Car Fluid Leaks: Identifying Your Car’s Drips

Finding fluid leaking from your car can be alarming. Some leaks are normal, but most are not. Having the leaks...
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4 Ways the Cold Damages Your Car and How To Stop It
Maintenance & Repair Tips Winter Weather

4 Ways the Cold Damages Your Car and How To Stop It

In many parts of the country the winter weather is not only chilly, but also harmful to your car. From...
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Should I Warm Up My Car’s Engine Before Driving?
Maintenance & Repair Tips Winter Weather

Should I Warm Up My Car’s Engine Before Driving?

“Should I warm up my car engine before driving off?” This question is common among drivers across America. For Pacific...
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Plastic Radiators VS Metal Radiators: Why Should You Replace Them?
Radiators

Plastic Radiators VS Metal Radiators: Why Should You Replace Them?

Radiator design has changed over the years, and recently there's been a trend towards using radiators made mostly from plastic...
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Maintenance & Repair Tips

Keep Spring Pollen Out Of The Vehicle With A Clean Cabin Air Filter

Keep Spring pollen out of your vehicle is an important goal for any allergy suffers.  This year airborne tree pollen...
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Maintenance & Repair Tips

Why Is My Check Engine Light On?

So your check engine light just came on, now what? It's happened to us all before, you're driving along when...
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Maintenance & Repair Tips

Summer is coming! Getting your vehicle ready for summer driving

Summer is coming! Now that spring has arrived it’s time to make sure your vehicle is ready for the long...
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Volvo Truck Radiator Frame Installation
Radiators

Volvo Truck Radiator Frame Installation

Use care when installing your Volvo Truck radiator frame to make sure the Tie Bar / Bow Tie Bracket and...
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The timing belt’s critical job
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The timing belt’s critical job

In your engine, valves over each combustion chamber open to allow fresh air in, close during the combustion event, and...
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