The evolution of automotive climate control systems is told in more than 500 pages including more than 600 pictures. The progress made in heaters, defrosters, air conditioners, ventilation systems and windshield wipers since 1897 is enormous. This book shows how the automobile manufacturers and suppliers have made driving an automobile safe and pleasant in any type of weather. The major changes that have occurred from the early use of lap robes and charcoal heaters to the modern, sophisticated, electronically controlled systems are fully documented in this book.--P.  of cover.The 2011 Ford Fusion parts manual pages are included to show how the parts were being fabricated in this era. ... The following is from a General Motors press release dated July 23, 2010: WARREN, Mich. a General Motors Co. will introduce a new greenhouse gas-friendly air-conditioning refrigerant in 2013 Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac models in the U.S. that keeps vehicle interiors as cool asanbsp;...
|Title||:||Automotive Climate Control 116 Years of Progress|
|Author||:||Gene D. Dickirson|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012|