Auto Service Professional

APR 2018

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29 | ASP April 2018 Circle 113 on Reader Service Card OEM / PROFESSIONAL SERVICES UP TO 14 LEAK DETECTION TRUSTED BY MORE OEM'S THAN ANY OTHER BRAND TP-8659 R-1234yf OEM-GRADE A/C LEAK DETECTION KIT FOR R-1234yf? ARE YOU READY TO L E A R N M O R E , S C A N Q R C O D E O R V I S I T : W W W. T R AC E R P R O D U C T S . C O M Technical also safely recover R134a refrigerant. e machine is portable and any contaminated refrigerant is conveniently recovered to a tank for proper disposal. Hybrid service will increase We see substantial growth in the hybrid electric vehicle segment for A/C service. Some have electric hermetically sealed compressors that require more attention by your shop per- sonnel. ese hermetically sealed compressor systems use a different type of oil, which can cause cross-contamination with oils used in standard pulley-driven compressors. Hybrid/ electric vehicles rely on the A/C system to operate year-round to keep battery's operating at an optimal temperature. If the A/C system is not working on a hybrid vehicle, the vehicle will not operate. e best way to prevent cross-contamina- tion is to use a machine specifically designed to safely work with hybrid/electric vehicles. The importance of training Don't forget that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-approved 609 certification is

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