Featured Book : Auto Repair For Dummies

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by Deanna Sclar(Author)

Forty-eight percent of U.S. households perform at least some automobile maintenance on their own, with women now accounting for one third of this $34 billion automotive do-it-yourself market. For new or would-be do-it-yourself mechanics, this illustrated how-to guide has long been a must and now it’s even better.

A complete reorganization now puts relevant repair and maintenance information directly after each automotive system overview, making it much easier to find hands-on fix-it instructions. Author Deanna Sclar has updated systems and repair information throughout, eliminating discussions of carburetors and adding coverage of hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles. Schedules for tune-ups and oil changes, included driving tips that can save on maintenance and repair costs, and new advice on troubleshooting problems and determining when to call in a professional mechanic.

For anyone who wants to save money on car repairs and maintenance, this book is the place to start.

Deanna Sclar (Long Beach, CA), an acclaimed auto repair expert and consumer advocate, has contributed to the Los Angeles Times and has been interviewed on the Today show, NBC Nightly News, and other television programs.

View more details on the book here: Amazon 

If you are in Australia and wanted help servicing your car, the Reading Room team  recommend you visit the Service My Car website here: https://servicemycar.com.au

Service My Caris a dedicated website to meet all the needs of a car owner. Designed to be user friendly and easy to navigate, car owners can find insurance, batteries, car accessories, find a local mechanic, compare life time service costs and more.

You can also check a range of data relating to your car or proposed car being purchased including Service Cost Guides, Cost Comparison Guidesor Full Service Guides.