Although many entities currently undertaking the development of carbon dioxide (CO2)-based automotive refrigerant systems (see WEVTU — June 15, '00, p.13), Modine Manufacturing Co. believes it has advanced its system to a near-term state. Modine's Climate System Division in Harrodsburg, KY, successfully demonstrates that CO2 can be used as a “greener” refrigerant alternative to R-134 — a hydrofluorocarbon — in auto air conditioning systems. When installed in a BMW 328i, the new CO2 ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
LisaWilliamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.