This book covers the vast majority of Powerstroke Diesel engines on the road, and gives you the full story on their design. Each part of the engine is described and discussed in detail, with full-color photos of every critical component. A full and complete step-by-step engine rebuild is also included.
Author: John Haynes
Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated
Release Date: 1997-11-30
General Motors and Ford: Light Trucks, Vans, Passenger Cars covering General Motors 350 cu in (5.7 liter), 379 cu in (6.2 liter), 397 cu in (6.5 liter), and Ford 420 cu in (6.9 liter), 445 cu in (7.3 liter), and 445 cu in (7.3 liter Power Stroke) · Step-by-Step Instructions· Fully Illustrated for the Home Mechanic· Simple Maintenance to Major Repairs · Tools and equipment· Shop practices· Troubleshooting· Routine Maintenance· Engine Repairs and overhaul· Cooling system· Fuel system· Electrical system
Haynes manuals are written specifically for the do-it-yourselfer, yet are complete enough to be used by professional mechanics. Since 1960 Haynes has produced manuals written from hands-on experience based on a vehicle teardown with hundreds of photos and illustrations, making Haynes the world leader in automotive repair information.
Inside this manual the reader will learn to do routine maintenance, tune-up procedures, engine repair, along with aspects of your car such as cooling and heating, air conditioning, fuel and exhaust, emissions control, ignition, brakes, suspension and steering, electrical systems, wiring diagrams.
Author: Deanna Sclar
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2011-04-27
The top-selling auto repair guide--400,000 copies sold--now extensively reorganized and updated 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. She's also revised schedules for tune-ups and oil changes, included driving tips that can save on maintenance and repair costs, and added 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.
Renowned engine builder and technical writer David Vizard turns his attention to extracting serious horsepower from small-block Chevy engines while doing it on a budget. Included are details of the desirable factory part numbers, easy do-it-yourself cylinder head modifications, inexpensive but effective aftermarket parts, the best blocks, rotating assembly (cranks, rods, and pistons), camshaft selection, lubrication, induction, ignition, exhaust systems, and more.
Author: Paul Dempsey
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2007-11-05
Genre: Technology & Engineering
Harness the Latest Tools and Techniques for Troubleshooting and Repairing Virtually Any Diesel Engine Problem The Fourth Edition of Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines presents the latest advances in diesel technology. Comprehensive and practical, this revised classic equips you with all of the state-of-the-art tools and techniques needed to keep diesel engines running in top condition. Written by master mechanic and bestselling author Paul Dempsey, this hands-on resource covers new engine technology, electronic engine management, biodiesel fuels, and emissions controls. The book also contains cutting-edge information on diagnostics...fuel systems...mechanical and electronic governors...cylinder heads and valves...engine mechanics...turbochargers...electrical basics...starters and generators...cooling systems...exhaust aftertreatment...and more. Packed with over 350 drawings, schematics, and photographs, the updated Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines features: New material on biodiesel and straight vegetable oil fuels Intensive reviews of troubleshooting procedures New engine repair procedures and tools State-of-the-art turbocharger techniques A comprehensive new chapter on troubleshooting and repairing electronic engine management systems A new chapter on the worldwide drive for greener, more environmentally friendly diesels Get Everything You Need to Solve Diesel Problems Quickly and Easily • Rudolf Diesel • Diesel Basics • Engine Installation • Fuel Systems • Electronic Engine Management Systems • Cylinder Heads and Valves • Engine Mechanics • Turbochargers • Electrical Fundamentals • Starting and Generating Systems • Cooling Systems • Greener Diesels
In How to Rebuild and Modify Ford C4 and C6 Automatic Transmissions, author George Reid walks readers through the process step-by-step, from removing the transmission, to complete overhaul, to proper re-installation and road testing.
Nearly 100 years of Ford's pickups, panel trucks, sedan deliveries, vans, SUVs, and other light-duty work trucks are covered in this identification and value reference guide. Models are categorized according to year of manufacture and listed with prices in up to six condition grades. Standard Catalog of Light-Duty Ford Trucks 1905 - 2002 includes specifications, factory options, serial number explanations, production totals, and other useful facts for collectors and fans.
Author: Larry Warren
Publisher: Chilton Book Company
Release Date: 2007
Covers all U.S. and Canadian models of Ford Super Duty F-250 and F-350 Pick-ups (1999 thru 2006) and Ford Excursion (2000 thru 2005); 2 and 4 wheel drive, gasoline and diesel engines. Does not include F-450 or F-550 models.