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Chevelle/El Camino Handbook

Chevelle/El Camino Handbook

Author: Chevy High Performance Magazine

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1557884285

Category: Transportation

Page: 170

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Now readers can turn their Chevelle or El Camino into the ultimate street machine. Here is a compilation of tech articles from Chevy High Performance, the most popular magazine among Chevy enthusiasts. Includes articles on engine performance, tires, wheels, suspension, bodywork, exhaust, and interior modifications. It's the the latest collaboration of the authors of Hot Rod, Car Craft, Chevy High Performance, among others. Complete with over 300 photos and illustrations.
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Welder's Handbook

Welder's Handbook

Author: Richard Finch

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440639319

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

View: 865

A newly-updated, state-of-the-art guide to MIG and TIG arc welding technology. Written by a noted authority in the field, this revised edition of HP's bestselling automotive book-for over 20 years-is a detailed, instructional manual on the theory, technique, equipment, and proper procedures of metal inert gas (MIG) and tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding.
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Camaro Restoration Handbook

Camaro Restoration Handbook

Author: Ron Sessions

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0895863758

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

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Camaro fever is sweeping the country! And with the help of the Camaro Restoration Handbook, you can restore your 1967 through 1981 Camaro either piece by piece, or from the ground up. Authors Tom Currao and Ron Sessions detail the complete restoration process necessary to turn any street-beaten Camaro into a true show winner. With over 500 photos and drawings, it’s the most complete Camaro restoration resource available. Plus, you’ll find chapters on year-by-year identification and model changes, disassembly, electrical wiring, intereior and door reconditioning, convertible, and vinyl top repair. Also included are details on rebuilding suspensions, steering, brakes, and sheet metal repair. Procedures for body prep and paint, gauges, driveline reconditioning, subframe repair, and what to do after the restoration are fully illustrated. A complete Interior/Exterior color chart is an added bonus. The Camaro Restoration Handbook is the answer to your dream of a restored vintage Camaro. What are you waiting for?
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How to Modify Your Jeep Chassis and Suspension for Offroad Use

How to Modify Your Jeep Chassis and Suspension for Offroad Use

Author: JP Magazine Editors

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1557884242

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

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Jeeps are the most popular off-road vehicle and the most common modification to them is in the chassis and suspension. This book offers a compilation of tech articles from JP magazine, the number one magazine for Jeep enthusiasts. Includes articles on tires, wheels, brakes, lift kits, shocks, springs, and chassis stiffening/bracing.
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Xtreme Honda B-Series Engines HP1552

Xtreme Honda B-Series Engines HP1552

Author: Richard Holdener

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101140178

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

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A guide to what has been the #1 modified import car for the street during the last decade?the Honda engine. This book covers some performance theory basics, then launches into dyno-tested performance parts combinations for each B-series engine. Topics covered include: performance vs. economy; air intakes, manifolds and throttle bodies; tuning; turbocharging; supercharging; and nitrous oxide.
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Big Block Chevy Engine BuildupsHP1484

Big Block Chevy Engine BuildupsHP1484

Author: Editors of Chevy High Performance Mag

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101498101

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

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The editors of Chevy High Performance magazine combine their knowledge in this step-by-step guide to big-block Chevy engine buildups—from low-budget engine projects for mild street performance, to all-out race motors for drag strip action. Bolt-on modifications, engine block prep, cylinder heads, intake and exhaust systems, dyno-tested combinations, and more are covered in detail
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How to Build 1934-'35 Chevy St RodsHP1514

How to Build 1934-'35 Chevy St RodsHP1514

Author: The Editors of Street Rodder Magazine

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101157121

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 459

A step-by-step guide to building a show-winning Chevy street rod from the ground up. In this guide to building 1934-'35 Chevy street rods-a new, emerging model-readers will learn everything they need to know about turning an old classic into a new traffic-stopper.
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How to Modify Your Mopar Magnum V-8HP1473

How to Modify Your Mopar Magnum V-8HP1473

Author: Larry Shepard

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101142400

Category: Transportation

Page: 272

View: 151

Famed Mopar performance guru Larry Shepard offers a comprehensive guide on modifying Chrysler's popular Magnum V-8, used in 1992-and-newer Dodge Ram and Dakota; 1998-and-newer Durango; and 1994-98 Jeep Grand Cherokee 5.2L and 5.9L V8 engines. Includes sections on the cylinder block, piston/rods/crankshafts, cylinder heads and valvetrain, induction, exhaust, ignition and lubrication systems, engine swapping guide and horsepower calculations.
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Toyota MR2 Performance HP1553

Toyota MR2 Performance HP1553

Author: Terrell Heick

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101155714

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

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A complete owner?s guide for owners and enthusiasts of Toyota?s MR2, one of the most successful mid-engined sports cars ever built. Includes: History, sales and model year details; OEM Maintenance and Repairs; Chassis, Brake & Suspension Upgrades; Engine Bolt-On Modifications; Racing Your MR2; Safety; and ?staged? combinations to build MR2s for any high-performance use, from mild street to autocrossing and road racing.
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Practical Auto & Truck Restoration HP1547

Practical Auto & Truck Restoration HP1547

Author: John Gunnell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101185902

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

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Today's restorer has a wealth of resources available that didn't exist just a few years ago. It is no longer necessary or feasible to perform every step of a ground-up restoration yourself (unless you truly want to). Knowing how to properly plan, organize and execute a restoration can save both time and money, and help ensure that you'll end up with exactly the car or truck you envisioned.
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Custom Auto Wiring & Electrical HP1545

Custom Auto Wiring & Electrical HP1545

Author: Matt Strong

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101046289

Category: Transportation

Page: 192

View: 390

This indispensable guide to high performance and OEM automotive electrical systems covers electrical theory, wiring techniques and equipment, custom wiring harnesses for racing, hot rods and restorations, pre-made wiring harnesses, special electrical systems (navigational, audio, video), troubleshooting common electrical problems, dashboards and instrument, and trailer wiring.
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How to Build a Winning Drag Race Chassis and SuspensionHP1462

How to Build a Winning Drag Race Chassis and SuspensionHP1462

Author: Wayne Scraba

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101097830

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 766

A guide to setting up your car for maximum handling performance on the street or strip. This instructional handbook shows readers how to set up their street machine chassis for high performance street or amateur drag strip racing. Not only are chassis and suspension the most popular types of modification, but their technology is constantly evolving. It offers the latest techniques for maximizing car performance on streets and strips. This definitive guide includes in-depth sections on chassis fabrication, rear axle selection and setup, rear and front suspension, shocks and springs, brakes, steering, and wheels and tires.