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The complete guide to auto body repair / by Dennis W. Parks.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 629.26 PAR (Text) 36803001039077 NONFIC Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 629.26 PAR (Text) 36626103753893 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 629.26 PARKS (Text) 37500004172884 Nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 629.2602 Parks (Text) 31208911605279 non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780760349458 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • ISBN: 0760349452 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • Physical Description: 208 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd edition.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Motorbooks, an imprint of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc., [2015]

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Includes index.
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Tools -- Materials -- Developing a repair strategy -- Disassembly & stripping -- Collision repair : metal -- Collision repair : composites -- Rust repair -- Surface preparation & undercoats -- Painting : color & other top coats -- Reassembly.
Summary, etc.:
The only thing more reliable than rising gas prices is the wear and tear your car endures over its lifetime. Knowing how to repair your car without taking it to the body shop is a valuable skill for any car lover. If you want to restore, modify, or just fix up any car, from collector to custom, this is the book for you. In this updated and revised edition, author Dennis Parks covers new tools and techniques for dealing with ever-changing vehicular guidelines and technologies. New photography and updated 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. The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair provides all the information you'll need to deal with any bumps, bangs, and bruises your car encounters, as well as the many repairs required during a car restoration project. From tools to materials to techniques, this book takes you all the way through the process. Learn how to disassemble, repair, and reassemble bodywork, as well as how to prepare surfaces for paint. The Complete Guide to Auto Body Repair equips you with all the information needed to return your car to its former glory and avoid paying a body shop for work you can do yourself.
Subject: Automobiles > Bodies > Maintenance and repair > Amateurs' manuals.

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