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Auto Repair for Dummies

Auto Repair for Dummies (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Portable ed.)

By Sclar, Deanna

Get the confidence and know-how you need to fix and maintain your vehicle like a pro! Want to handle basic auto repairs yourself? This easy-to-follow guide gives you the nuts and bolts of diagnosing trouble and performing simple maintenance and repairs on your vehicle. You'll exp...lore key systems and keep everything running in tiptop shape. Get to know your vehicle ? understand what you're looking at when you check under the hood Keep your cool ? add and change coolant and change the oil Ensure a smooth ride ? buy new tires, care for tires, and change tires Stay on top of your electrical system ? change spark plugs, fuses, and the battery Be a buddy to your brakes ? check your brakes for wear; flush the system and change the fluid; adjust your parking brake Recognize the sounds of trouble ? suss out sounds, squeaks, rattles, vibrations, and more Open the book and find: A step-by-step under-the-hood checklist How to jack up your vehicle safely How to check and change your own oil Eco-friendly tips for saving fuel Helpful illustrations that demonstrate repairs Whether it's time for a tune-up Tips on identifying common sounds, squeaks, and leaks Learn to: Perform routine repairs and maintenance Troubleshoot problems and symptoms Save fuel and extend your car's life
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ISBN 9781118138625
Released NZ 2 Sep 2011
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Portable ed.
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Series For Dummies
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ISBN-13 9781118138625
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Imprint John Wiley & Sons Inc
Released 2 Sep 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Portable ed.
Edition Portable ed.
Author(s) By Sclar, Deanna
Series For Dummies
Category Self-Help & Practical Interests
Motor Cars: General Interest
Vehicle Maintenance
Number of Pages 168
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 8mm
Dewey Code 629.287
Weight 181g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Vehicle Maintenance & Manuals
ONIX Text General/trade