Collins Car Basics: Everything you should know but probably don't...

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780007175512: Collins Car Basics: Everything you should know but probably don't...

A glovebox guide to car maintenance, safety and regulations.

The Complete Car Handbook is a practical, funky, user-friendly guide to all aspects of car ownership and basic car maintenance. Full of clearly presented, sensible advice, this handbook is set to become an essential addition to the glove compartment of every car on the road.

Aimed at drivers aged 17-35 – those who are most likely to buy an old or used car, are keen to avoid hefty garage bills, or simply want to learn how to care for their investment with the minimum of fuss – this is the essential guide to avoiding the most common pitfalls of buying, owning and selling a car.

Clearly illustrated throughout with step-by-step photography and attractive colour graphics, this handy guide covers:

• buying and selling advice, inc. ‘grey’ imports
• driving tips
• basic maintenance
• legal issues
• how to pass an MOT test
• what to do in the event of breakdown
• what to do if you have a crash
• safety and security
• modifying your car

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Kevin Elliott is editor of Custom Car magazine, having previously gained over ten years experience in the motor trade, mainly in car maintenance and repair. He has practical experience of registering imported cars, body shop work and carrying out mechanical repairs on a wide range of different marques, necessitated through owning an assortment of old cars early in his driving career.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Kevin Elliot
Published by Harper Collins (2004)
ISBN 10: 0007175515 ISBN 13: 9780007175512
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0007175515

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.20
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Elliott, Kevin
Published by Collins (2004)
ISBN 10: 0007175515 ISBN 13: 9780007175512
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Swan Books
(Essex, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. This practical, user-friendly guide to all aspects of car ownership and basic car maintenance also has features on buying and selling, emergency procedures, driving tips and legal issues. New paperback copy ready for immediate despatch. Bookseller Inventory # 017339

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
10.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 15
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Kevin Elliot
Published by Harper Collins (2004)
ISBN 10: 0007175515 ISBN 13: 9780007175512
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper Collins, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007175515

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
40.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds