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Auto repair for dummies, by Deanna Sclar

Label
Auto repair for dummies
Title
Auto repair for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Deanna Sclar
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A reference guide covering the many parts of a vehicle provides step-by-step instructions for automotive repair and maintenance, as well as a list of the ten most common problems
Member of
Cataloging source
VTL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sclar, Deanna,
Dewey number
629.2872
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL152.S42
LC item number
2019
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobiles
  • Automobiles
  • Automobiles
Target audience
adult
Label
Auto repair for dummies, by Deanna Sclar
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Getting to know your vehicle. Things every driver should know ; Preventive maintenance: a monthly under-the-hood check ; The way to your car's heart is through your toolbox ; What makes it go? The inner secrets of your car revealed! -- Powering up with air, fuel, and fire. The electrical system: your car's spark of life ; Keeping your electrical system in tune ; The traditional fuel system: the heart and lungs of your car ; Keeping your fuel system in tune ; Diesels for dummies ; From horses to hybrids: alternatively powered vehicles -- Staying cool and in control. The cooling system up close ; Keeping your car from getting heartburn ; Oil: keeping your car young and happy ; It's the brakes! ; Be a buddy to your brakes and bearings -- Smoothing the ride : steering and suspension, tires and transmissions. Steering and suspension systems smooth the way ; How to keep your car from getting sore feet: tires, alignment, and balancing ; Take the drive train: understanding and maintaining your transmission without losing your mind -- Staying safe and dealing with emergencies. Staying safe on the road ; Troubleshooting leaks, squeaks, smells, and strange sensations ; What to do if your car drops dead or won't start ; When all else fails: finding and dealing with a good mechanic -- Helping your vehicle look its best. Keeping your vehicle clean and beautiful ; Bodywork: getting rid of dings, dents, and other hard knocks -- The part of tens. The ten most important preventive maintenance measures ; Ten "eco-logical" ways to save fuel -- Appendix A: A practical glossary of automotive terms -- Appendix B: Specifications and maintenance records
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxi, 552 pages
Isbn
9781119543619
Lccn
2018955357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1079408830
  • (OCoLC)1079408830
  • 2504075
Label
Auto repair for dummies, by Deanna Sclar
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Getting to know your vehicle. Things every driver should know ; Preventive maintenance: a monthly under-the-hood check ; The way to your car's heart is through your toolbox ; What makes it go? The inner secrets of your car revealed! -- Powering up with air, fuel, and fire. The electrical system: your car's spark of life ; Keeping your electrical system in tune ; The traditional fuel system: the heart and lungs of your car ; Keeping your fuel system in tune ; Diesels for dummies ; From horses to hybrids: alternatively powered vehicles -- Staying cool and in control. The cooling system up close ; Keeping your car from getting heartburn ; Oil: keeping your car young and happy ; It's the brakes! ; Be a buddy to your brakes and bearings -- Smoothing the ride : steering and suspension, tires and transmissions. Steering and suspension systems smooth the way ; How to keep your car from getting sore feet: tires, alignment, and balancing ; Take the drive train: understanding and maintaining your transmission without losing your mind -- Staying safe and dealing with emergencies. Staying safe on the road ; Troubleshooting leaks, squeaks, smells, and strange sensations ; What to do if your car drops dead or won't start ; When all else fails: finding and dealing with a good mechanic -- Helping your vehicle look its best. Keeping your vehicle clean and beautiful ; Bodywork: getting rid of dings, dents, and other hard knocks -- The part of tens. The ten most important preventive maintenance measures ; Ten "eco-logical" ways to save fuel -- Appendix A: A practical glossary of automotive terms -- Appendix B: Specifications and maintenance records
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
xxi, 552 pages
Isbn
9781119543619
Lccn
2018955357
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • on1079408830
  • (OCoLC)1079408830
  • 2504075

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