AUTO UPKEEP: Basic Car Care, Maintenance and Repair Auto Upkeep

By Michael E. Gray and Linda E. Gray
Published by Rolling Hills Publishing
Phone and Fax: 800-918-READ
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By Linda Foster

Do you know how to check the tire pressure in your tires? How can you conserve fuel? What does it mean when the engine light comes on? These, and hundreds of other questions are answered in Auto Upkeep: Basic Car Care, Maintenance and Repair, a straightforward consumer guide designed to help keep you safe and save you thousands of dollars. Although written as a textbook, this comprehensive do-it-yourself guide is an excellent resource for anyone desiring a basic knowledge of automobile operation and maintenance and offers tips from choosingan auto insurance policy to performing basic maintenance and repairs.

Using hundreds of detailed drawings and diagrams, Auto Upkeep walks you through the inner workings of the automobile, explaining in short, concise passages, subjects such as Introduction and How Cars Work, Buying an Automobile, Safety Around the Automobile, Basic Tools, and Auto Care and Cleaning. You’ll learn about each vehicle system including electrical, lubrication, fuel, ignition, etc.

This introductory automotive book will teach you how to handle roadside emergencies, diagnose common problems and communicate effectively with your auto mechanic.

And now, the Homeschool Curriculum Kit combines the Auto Upkeep book, an accompanying workbook and resource CD to provide homeschoolers with access to information provided in over 300 schools in over 47 states with introductory automotive programs.

Whether your goal is to incorporate the information into a homeschool curriculum or simply teach your children and yourself about basic automotive maintenance, Auto Upkeep is a “must have” for every home. Especially in today’s economy, the information and cost-saving tips are invaluable.

Auto Upkeep helps prepare teens and adults alike to be responsible vehicle drivers and owners.

For more information and to order this quality product, please visit their website at LKF

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