Here’s what you need to know about R-1234yf refrigerant in Mercedes-Benz vehicles.
The world of A/C service has changed over the years. New tools and equipment make the job easier than ever.
Not following the proper service procedures or compressor oil recommendations could be factors to early compressor failure.
When a compressor fails the question for most technicians is whether to flush the condenser or replace it.
Why should shops consider purchasing a new machine to handle R-1234yf refrigerant?
It is critical to have the correct oil and amount. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.
If the belt is not serviced with the compressor, the belt and tensioner could fail. This video is sponsored by Litens.
Always check the refrigerant label to learn what should be in the system. This video is sponsored by MAHLE.
HVAC systems often fail because the air conditioning compressor fails. Not following the proper service procedures or compressor oil recommendations could be factors that contribute to premature compressor failure.
Technicians who service mobile A/C systems and distributors who sell refrigerant need to be aware of new regulations that took effect on Jan. 1 concerning the requirement of technicians to be Section 609 certified.
After the 90-minute webinar, technicians can become Section 609 certified to work on vehicles using R-12, R-134a and R-1234yf refrigerant when they take and successfully pass the online test.