WHEELS ON PAPER LTD
A 1952 NZ publication for the Vacuum Oil Company, to provide car owners with a better understanding of the lubrication needs for their vehicles. Lots of illustrations, 40 pages, and in good clean condition.
British Car Owners Handbook
Compiled by staff from “The Autocar”. 224 pages covering technical information, with lots of useful diagrams. Soft cover and in good condition.
The Motor Vehicle
Newton and Steeds
5th Edition 1953 of this well respected 590 page, guide to Automobile Engineering. Good condition and has a well worn dust jacket.
The Modern Motor Engineer
Arthur W Judge
1954 printing of this exceptionally useful 5 Volume set. Volume 5, which contains data sheets and wiring diagrams for nearly all English and American Cars and Trucks covering from 1946 to 1955.
Motor Services New Automotive Encyclopedia
Complete course in Automotive mechanics with special emphasis on principles, and troubleshooting. 1954 publication, well over 500 pages at a guess, with many illustrations and tables. Hard cover and in very good condition.
How to Restore Antique and Classic Cars
Edited by George A Uskali and Curt L Johnson
190 pages, illustrations in colour and black and white. Restoration from an American perspective. Publication dated 1954, when the emphasis was more on repair than replacement. Hardcover in clean condition, no dust jacket.
How to Build a Fibreglass Car
WI Boyce-Smith and Edmund Kelly
Useful book published by Floyd Clymer c mid 50’s. 36 pages, illustrated. Ex lib, cover loose.
Popular Hot Rodding Engine Builders Torque and Clearance Handbook.
Cover from mid 50’s to end of the 60’s. Extremely useful and in good condition. Soft cover, 24 pages.
The Hollander 21st Auto-Truck Edition
The illustrated “Bible” of interchange for American auto and truck parts. Covers years 1938-1954. Relevant information about each model, with picture identification, and serial numbers. Used condition. 21st Edition published 1955
Tuning for Speed and Economy
Phillip H Smith
Second impression 1955 “A Do It Yourself Book for the Ordinary Motorist With The Key To Performance For the Fast Driver”. Very well illustrated with a great text explaining period modifications. Some wear to dust jacket, otherwise very good.
Tom McCahill’s Car Owner Handbook
Published in 1956, as well as being an interesting and informative guide to motoring, it is worth buying just for McCahill’s fantastic writing. Many great photos of 50’s American Cars. D/W showing some wear.
Published c1956. Kit Sets for Vauxhall, Holden, Bedford, Chevrolet by the accessories division of General Motors NZ. Illustrated, hardcover, 48 pages and in near new condition.
Motor Cars Today
A good general book covering motor car construction of the mid 50’s. Published 1956, 295 pages with illustrations, in good condition with dust jacket (worn)
SU Workshop Manual, Carburetters and Electric Fuel Pumps
Factory publication dated 1956. Thorough step by step guide to servicing and repair of both units. Includes supplementary instructions for the HD and auxiliary enrichment carburettors dated 1960. Contained in factory issue ring binder, overall general wear.
Bearing Cross Reference Manual
A very nice 29 page catalogue from Chrysler Australia. Good condition.
Technical Service Data, 1957-1958
148 pages of technical data for cars and trucks for the period. Covers AC to Wolseley. Soft cover, good condition.
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