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Car Care Tip Condenser flushing diagram

The parallel flow condenser is by far the most efficient condenser to use with R134a refrigerant. The multi-channel construction and multiple passes the refrigerant makes through the condenser allows maximum heat transfer. The smaller tubes and wide surface area allows [...]

Do you dread driving your car during winter?

You are not alone my friend.

Freezing temperatures reduce visibility, impede friction on the road and lower your vehicle’s performance. It is a terrible period for every driver. However, if you have [...]

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Signs Your Car Needs Repair Blog Post BannerYour driving your vehicle.

Minding your own business.

But then you hear a weird sound, your lights [...]

Car Problem Oil Leaks

Finding fluid leaking from your car can be alarming. Some leaks are normal, but most are not. Having the leaks repaired promptly can prevent costly damage to your car’s engine and transmission.

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Car Trouble From Cold Weather

In many parts of the country the winter weather is not only chilly, but also harmful to your car. From the wheels to the windshield, Mac’s Automotive Service & Radiator Repair has the low down on ways the cold affects [...]

Cold Weather Car Tips

“Should I warm up my car engine before driving off?” This question is common among drivers across America. For Pacific Northwest dwellers, it comes up every winter. During this period, balmy temperatures turn cold and there’s a flurry of rain [...]

Radiator design has changed over the years, and recently there’s been a trend towards using radiators made mostly from plastic instead of metal. While plastic radiators are definitely cheaper to produce and install than their metal counterparts, they should probably [...]

Keep Spring pollpollen-counten out of your vehicle is an important goal for any allergy suffers.  This year airborne tree [...]

So your check engine light just came on, now what? It’s happened to us all before, you’re driving along when you notice a yellow light out of the corner of your eye. It’s the dreaded check engine light. If you’re [...]

Summer is coming! Now that spring has arrived it’s time to make sure your vehicle is ready for the long hot summer ahead,. Here are some preparations that can help ensure that your summer driving plans go as smoothly as [...]

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