The Auto Cool Team
Meet the team of air conditioning, heater, and radiator repair experts that will fix you up.
Fred Shope, Jr.
Founded Auto Cool in 1981 behind a parts store on Concord Road. Fred is a native of Smyrna. A graduate of the University of Campbell, Fred still resides in Smyrna.
Fred’s partner in Auto Cool, Brad has been doing automotive A/C work since the mid-seventies. You may have heard him referred to as “The Inventor of Automotive A/C” by Sam Memola on his radio station. Brad is a native of Atlanta and is married with three daughters.
Started with Auto Cool in 1987, Jay is the first person you will see when you come to Auto Cool. He will take your information and complaint and enter it into our computer database. Among other responsibilities, Jay finds parts, keeps the front office running, and is usually the last person you see when you pick up your car. Jay grew up outside of Orlando, Florida, and is a former Walt Disney World employee (don’t get him started). He has been married for 30 years and has two daughters.
Tim started with Auto Cool right out of Wheeler High School. He has been here 27 years now. He is ASE certified and possesses all the knowledge and tools needed to diagnose and repair you vehicles problems. Tim is married with a son and a daughter.
Allen “Cuz” Tabor
Allen has been with Auto Cool for 26 years. He is ASE certified in A/C repair as well as possessing other certifications. Allen is married with a son and a daughter.