The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair 2nd Edition

Author: Dennis Parks
Publisher: Motorbooks International
ISBN: 9780760349458
Release Date: 2015-11-09
Genre: Transportation

Step-by-step projects cover the latest information on panel adhesives, improved repair strategies, unibody vehicles, media blasting, panel overhaul and replacement, and tools and techniques for water-based paint products.

How to Paint Your Car

Author: Dennis W. Parks
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9781610587570
Release Date: 2013-06-15
Genre: Transportation

How to Paint Your Car reveals the techniques, tricks, and technology behind automotive painting through 400 color photos, clear captions, detailed text, and step-by-step how-to sequences. You’ll learn the latest information about paint chemistry, waterborne paints, spray guns, body fillers, surface prep, site prep, as well as respirators and other safety gear that every automotive painter must know. With step-by-step detail, you’ll learn how to properly prepare your car for paint work, including minor bodywork, surface preparation, rust removal, masking, priming and final coating. How to Paint Your Car also includes information about custom touches and effects as well as how to care for your paint after application, including information on buffing compounds, waxes, and other care products. Everything you need to know to feel comfortable and confident in undertaking your own paint project, whether a touch-up job or a complete respray, is covered in How to Paint Your Car.

Pro Paint Body

Author: Jim Richardson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1557883947
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Transportation

This comprehensive guide to professional paint and bodywork includes the latest information on bodywork tools, materials and techniques. A partial list of subjects includes: Assessing a project car and damaged bodywork, disassembly and stripping, basic hammer and dolly techniques, diagnosing dents, fillers, leading, spray guns, current paint technology, color coats, color sanding, and custom colors.

Auto Body Repair Technology

Author: James E. Duffy
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305176447
Release Date: 2014-12-10
Genre: Technology & Engineering

AUTO BODY REPAIR TECHNOLOGY, Sixth Edition, features extensive new and updated material reflecting the latest automotive technology and current industry best practices. In addition to incorporating current NATEF Collision Repair and Refinish Program Standards and Task Lists, this market-leading book provides detailed information on working with hybrid and electric vehicles, using environmentally friendly water-based paints, and other cutting-edge methods and materials. Celebrated for its clear, reader-friendly explanations and detailed, accurate information, this proven guide also includes abundant full-color photos and illustrations to make even complex concepts easier to understand and apply. Available supplements include a tech manual with shop assignments and job sheets, as well as interactive online resources ideal for today’s learners. Providing comprehensive coverage of collision repair—from initial evaluation and estimating, to structural and mechanical repairs, to repainting and refinishing—this trusted guide helps you quickly and confidently learn the skills and procedures you need to succeed as a professional automotive technician. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Automotive Paint from Prep to Final Coat

Author: JoAnn Bortles
Publisher: Motorbooks
ISBN: 9780760342787
Release Date: 2014-07-15
Genre: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

DIVIn Auto Paint from Prep to Final Coat, author and top professional painter JoAnn Bortles covers all the techniques you’ll need to ensure your DIY automotive paint job is done right the first time. /div

How to Restore Classic Car Bodywork

Author: Martin Thaddeus
Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 9781845844110
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Transportation

A guide to body and chassis restoration offers advice on all aspects of restoration for metal-bodied cars, including patching panels, removing dents, and protecting against rust.

Automotive Body Repair Painting Manual

Author: John Haynes
Publisher: Haynes Manuals N. America, Incorporated
ISBN: 1850104794
Release Date: 1989-10-15
Genre: Transportation

This is a complete do-it-yourself guide. What you can learn: • Full-color sections on minor repairs and painting • Damage repair • Painting • Rust Repair Additional detailed information includes: • Rustproofing and undercoating • Tools and equipment • Repair of minor dents and rust damage • Metal working techniques • Major rust repair • Body component replacement • Sanding and painting • Car care and detailing • Welding Table of Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Maintaining and preserving the paint, body and interior Chapter 3: Damage repair: Doing it yourself or having it done Chapter 4: Tools and working facilities Chapter 5: Minor body repairs Chapter 6: Major body repair Chapter 7: Body component replacement Chapter 8: Preparation for painting Chapter 9: Painting Chapter 10: Doors and glass Chapter 11: Trim and accessories Chapter 12: Welding

Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing

Author: Michael Crandell
Publisher: Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher
ISBN: 163126401X
Release Date: 2016-07-21
Genre: Education

The Auto Collision Repair and Refinishing Workbook contains a variety of review questions correlated to the textbook chapters. These questions help reinforce the student’s understanding of the material presented in the textbook chapters. The Workbook also includes hands-on jobs that walk you through important collision repair and refinishing operations step by step. These jobs give students the opportunity to develop the hands-on skills needed to succeed in the collision repair shop.

Collision Repair Fundamentals

Author: James Duffy
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1418013366
Release Date: 2007-03-21
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This all new textbook was written and illustrated to introduce readers to automotive collision repair. Collision Repair Fundamentals stresses the repair of minor body damage and repainting, as well as advanced repairs such as frame straightening and structural panel replacement. Coverage has been added on the latest high-efficiency spray guns, UV-primers, primer-surfacers with a built in guide-coat action, aluminum weld-rivet construction, and much more. Each service-oriented chapter is accompanied by a practice ASE test featuring numerous ASE-style questions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Porsche 911 Performance Handbook

Author: Bruce Anderson
Publisher: MotorBooks International
ISBN: 076030033X
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Transportation

Buy, tune, maintain and modify your prized 911 with this ultimate guide. Learn about wheel and tire improvement, up-to-the-minute autocross or showroom stock suspension and brake mods, custom add-on bodywork and paint, and interiors -- where to buy it, how to install it and what to expect for a result. Covers engine, suspension, chassis, transmission, tune-ups, model history, body and more on all 911s up through 1996.