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MOTOR MANUAL – 26TH EDITION (CARS)

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MOTOR MANUAL – 26TH EDITION
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. The car engine
2. The power unit in detail
3. The transmission system
4. Brakes and braking systems
5. The steering gear
6. Electricity as applied to a car
7. Dynamo, lighting equipment, lamps, wiring, electric starters, dynamotors
8. Bodywork, hoods and windscreens, screen wipers
9. Detachable wheels and rims
10. Pneumatic tyres, balloon tyres
11. Car accessories and equipment, speedometers, gradient meters, horns
12. First steps in practical motoring
13. The motor house
14. Car maintenance, lubrication, brake adjustment, care of tyres, water circulation defects, anti-freezing mixtures
15. Timing an engine, the valves and ignition settings
16. Formulae, tables, definitions, cylinder capacity charts
17. The motorist and the law
18. Touring at home and abroad
19. Comprehensive glossary of technical terms

The book is used, but it is in a good condition, hard cover, 206 pages, English text.

INFORMATIE

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