Chilton's Auto Repair Manual Domestic and Canadian Cars from 1978-1985 by Alan F. Turner 1984 Chilton Book Company

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Hey there, fellow vintage book collectors and auto enthusiasts! Let me introduce you to a real gem—Chilton's Auto Repair Manual for Domestic and Canadian Cars from 1978–1985. Published in 1984 by Chilton Book Company, this manual is a treasure trove of automotive repair knowledge.

Key Features:

The hardcover format ensures durability, making it an ideal companion in the garage or workshop. It's designed to withstand the rigors of frequent use.

This manual is packed with invaluable information on repairing domestic and Canadian cars from 1978 to 1985. From engine overhauls to brake replacements, it covers a wide range of topics that are indispensable for any DIY mechanic.

Alan F. Turner, the author, was a prominent figure in automotive literature. His work reflects the automotive trends and technologies of the early '80s, a period of significant change in the auto industry.

This book is more than just a manual; it's a piece of automotive history. It represents the collective knowledge of car repair during its time, making it a valuable addition to any automotive library.

Whether you're restoring a classic car or simply maintaining an older model, this manual will prove to be an invaluable resource.

The book shows signs of shop use, including stains and smudges on the cover and yellowing on the page ends. Auto notes found in the book have been left for your enjoyment, adding to its vintage appeal.


  • Title: Chilton's Auto Repair Manual for Domestic and Canadian Cars from 1978–1985
  • Publication Date: 1984
  • Publisher: Chilton Book Company
  • Format: Hard Cover Book
  • Pages: 524
  • Dimensions: 11x9x3
  • Language: English
  • Condition: Stains and smudges on cover and some pages from shop use, yellowing on page ends, auto notes left for your enjoyment.

Wrapping Up:

In summary, this Chilton's Auto Repair Manual is a must-have for anyone interested in automotive repair, especially for cars from the late '70s to mid-'80s. Its vintage charm and comprehensive content make it a valuable addition to any collection.


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