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Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems (Workbench Series) by [Tony Candela]

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"We love picking up the latest automotive performance and repair book as much as the next car person, but Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems just went to the top of our list of 'must have' books in your reference library." (Modified Mustangs and Fords 2009-09-01)

"We have read this book and feel it is a great addition to the workshop." (
Model A Times 2009-08-01)

"With this book as your guide, assembling, designing, and troubleshooting electrical systems is no longer an intimidating task." (Jim Hinckley
Cars & Parts 2009-12-01)

"A non-brand-specific reference book that's an ideal teaching text for those who've never worked on electrical systems before -- or those who want to improve their skills. All of the tools and the proper equipment required for automotive electrical tasks are covered." (Scott Ross
Corvette Fever 2009-09-01)

Wiiner of the 2009 IAMA Bronze Medal in the Technical/How-To Category (
IAMA Bronze Medal Award Winner 2009-12-15) --This text refers to the paperback edition.

From the Back Cover

For many enthusiasts, automotive wiring and electrical work has been shrouded in mystery and misunderstanding. This book removes the cloak of mystery surrounding automotive electrics and electronic systems, so you can easily diagnose problems, make repairs, and complete electrical projects. In clear and concise detail, this book reveals the basics of electricity principles, including voltage, amperage, resistance, and Ohm's law, so the enthusiast understands how to analyze, repair, and construct all automotive electrical circuits. All the tools and proper equipment required for automotive electrical tasks are covered. In addition, this in-depth guide explains how to perform more complex tasks, such as adding new circuits, installing aftermarket electronics, repairing complex circuits, and troubleshooting. It also explains how to complete popular wiring projects, add stereo head units, electric windows, and a range of electronic accessories. Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems is the perfect book for wiring a hot rod, modifying muscle car electrical circuits, or installing modern conveniences on performance cars. With this book in hand, you will be able to quickly and confidently perform a variety of electrical procedures. --This text refers to the paperback edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00BSETW7O
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ S-A Design; Illustrated edition (April 2, 2009)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ April 2, 2009
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 21539 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 143 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.5 out of 5 stars 805 ratings

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Tony Candela has been part of the Automotive Aftermarket industry for over 20 years. He was born in Baltimore, MD in 1969 and moved to the midwest with his family in 1978. An avid automotive hobbyist, his professional career began as a car audio installer in Joplin, MO in 1989. He was twice certified as a Mobile Electronics Certified Professional (M.E.C.P.), a division of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA).

His first book, Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems, provides the answers to weekend DIYers and professionals alike. Unlike other titles on this topic, Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems has been written so that the weekend enthusiast can easily comprehend its content. This book has been published by CarTech Books under their SA Design series.

On the weekends, he can typically be found in his garage working on his vehicles or at any number of car shows in the Phoenix area. Candela resides in Gilbert, AZ.

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