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MOTOR MANUAL – 23RD EDITION 1920 (CARS)

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MOTOR MANUAL – 23RD EDITION 1920
COMPILED AND ILLUSTRATED BY THE STAFF OF ‘THE MOTOR’

A practical handbook, dealing with the working principles, construction and management of all types of motorcars.

CONTENTS :
1. Principles of the petrol engine
2. Types of engines in general use
3. Engine lubrication principles
4. Present day tendencies
5. Electricity as applied to the motorcar – 1. Magneto and accumulator ignition ….
6. Electricity as applied to the motorcar – 2. Electric lighting on cars ….
7. Electricity as applied to the motorcar – 3. Electric power starters ….
8. Electricity as applied to the motorcar – 4.  Electric and petrol-electric vehicles
9. Steam cars
10. Power transmission systems
11. Control systems
12. Steering gear and springs
13. Pneumatic tyres
14. Bodywork
15. Miscellaneous accessories and equipment
16. First steps in practical motoring
17. Engine timing principles
18. Motor house and workshop
19. The motorist’s workshop
20. Use of petrol substitutes
21. Formulae, tables, explanation of technical terms
22. The motorist and the law
23. Touring at home and abroad

The book is used, but it is in a good condition, hard cover, 238 pages, English text.

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