HOUSTON - The Goodman CLQ 14 SEER air conditioner was selected byConsumers Digestas a Best Buy for the central air conditioning segment in the publication's June 2005 issue.

The product was recognized as an economy selection, denoting the product's advantageous price and warranty for cost-conscious purchasers.

The article described the Goodman 14-SEER air conditioner as follows: "Rated at 14 SEER, Goodman's CLQ Series is an excellent choice for consumers who want a reliable, mid- to high-efficiency unit. The warranty is the best we've seen at this price point."

The air conditioner is protected by a lifetime compressor limited warranty, which means that if the compressor on the unit should ever fail on the original, registered homeowner, Goodman will provide a new compressor for free. Additionally, the unit comes with a 10-year limited warranty on all other functional parts.

"We are honored to be acknowledged as a Best Buy by Consumers Digest," stated Gary Clark, senior vice president, marketing, for Goodman.

"Our goal with the Goodman brand is to provide dependable, high-quality equipment at a great price. Our recognition as a Consumers Digest Best Buy indicates that we are making that happen."

Consumers Digest selects their Best Buys from nationally available products that merit special attention from consumers based on a combination of performance, ease-of-use, features, durability, warranty, efficiency, styling, and maintenance and service requirements.

Publication date: 06/06/2005