Vehicle maintenance & manuals

    How to Build a Bike: A Simple Guide to Making Your Own Ride

    By Jenni Gwiazdowski

    Paperback £11.45

    This DIY manual gives all the inspiration and information you need to build your own unique single speed bicycle. Get to know your bottom bracket from your brake lever, and your stem from your chain stays, and learn how fun, creative and satisfying making your own bike can be.

    Bike Repair Manual

    By Chris Sidwells

    Paperback £8.45

    The most up-to-date cycling guide on the market, this is the essential handy guide for beginners and experienced cyclists alike. No garage or shed is complete without a well-thumbed copy of this go-to manual.Step-by-step sequences show how to carry out repairs, from simple but vital to more challenging tasks. Learn...

    Bentley 4 1/2 Litre

    By Ian Wagstaff

    Hardback £16.25

    This Manual provides details of the 41/2-litre unsupercharged and 'Blower' Bentley racing cars, detailing their period racing history, anatomy and engineering, and providing an insight into owning, maintaining and running an example of this iconic car today.

    The Complete Bike Owner\'s Manual: Repair and Maintenance in Simple Steps

    By DK

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    This is the complete reference guide to bike servicing and repair, and an essential hardback bible for every cyclist's bookshelf. Incredible CGI illustrations show you every aspect of bike repair and maintenance more clearly than ever before, whether you're a mountain biker, cycling commuter, or road racer. All major types...

    The MG Midget & Austin-Healey Sprite High Performance Manual

    By Colin Metcalfe

    Paperback Save £11.54 = £23.46

    Covers all aspects of modifying the MG Midget and Austin Healey Sprite for high performance. Includes engine/driveline, suspension, brakes, and much more. With 400 mainly colour photos and exclusive tuning advice, this is a MUST for any Sprite or Midget owner.

    Modifying Suzuki 4x4 for Serious Offroad Action

    By John Richardson

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Anyone who owns a Suzuki 4x4, and wonders what it is really capable of needs this book. Modifying Suzuki 4x4 for Serious Offroad Action illustrates in intimate detail--and with the aid of 175 color photographs and diagrams--what each model can do, and how to modify it in stages to maximize...

    How to Improve Triumph TR7, TR7-V8 & TR8

    By Roger Williams

    Paperback Save £10.54 = £21.96

    Aided by the top racing & high performance TR7 & TR7 V8 specialists, backed by ample photographic support, his own experiences & those of owners & professional specialists, the author explains in detail how to increase the performance of these four & eight-cylinder sports cars.

    Ford Cleveland 335-Series V8 Engine 1970 to 1982

    By Des Hammill

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    This book provides a unique history, technical appraisal, tuning and motorsport performance of Ford Cleveland engines. It includes input from engineers involved in the design, development and subsequent manufacture of this highly-prized engine from its inception in 1968 until production ceased in 1982.

    Kawasaki ER-6F (EX650) and ER-6N (ER650) Service and Repair

    By Phil Mather

    Paperback Save £7.54 = £17.45

    VW Passat Diesel ('11-'14) 60 To 64

    By John S. Mead

    Paperback £16.25

    Saloon & Estate `B7' Series with 1.6 litre 1598cc & 2.0 litre 1968cc turbo-diesel engines Does NOT cover petrol models, 4WD `Alltrack' versions or `CC' body style Does NOT cover new VW Passat range `B8' Series introduced January 2015

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