MOTOR MANUAL – FOURTEENTH EDITION 1912 (CARS)
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, with chapters on special types of motors, carburetters, ignition systems, transmission gearing, pneumatic tyres, etc.
1. Petrol motor, the two-stroke valveless motor, principles of carburetters and carburation, motor fuels, petrol tank and supply systems
2. Ignition, voltmeters, auto-trembler, the charging of accumulators, magneto systems, low-tension timing, high tension systems
3. Engines, transmission, clutches, steering, control systems, tyres, speed indicators, acetylene lamps and generators, petrol-electric transmission
4. Practical motoring, touring abroad, cleaning a car
The book is used, but it is in good condition for its age. Card cover, 265 pages, English text.