Published: May, 2015
Publisher: CarTech Books
ISBN 10: 1613252293
ISBN 13: 978-1-61325-229-1
Product ID: SA345
Illustrations: 350 Full Color Photos and Diagrams
Winner of a Silver International Automotive Media Registry (IAMR) award for 2015!
Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems Volume 2: Projects is a revision of Tony Candela’s second book Automotive Electrical Performance Projects. This text takes what the reader learned in Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems and puts it to work to complete 11 popular automotive electrical projects – each outlined in step-by-step fashion.
The following is a snapshot of what you’ll find between the covers:
Projects Start Out Easy
Project 1 – Adding an Interior Light Circuit
Project 2 – Adding Turn Signal and High-Beam LED Indicators
Learn How to Determine If Circuits Are Performing Optimally…and How to Repair Them If Not
Project 3 – Servicing a 40 Year Old Headlight System
Project 4 – Upgrading a 40 Year Old Headlight System
Project 6 – Evaluating the Performance of Electric Cooling Fans
Project 7 – Optimizing the Performance of Electric Cooling Fans
Project 8 – Determining the Output of an Alternator
Project 9 – Upgrading the Alternator
Learn How to Complete a Variety of Projects That Add Functionality
Project 5 – Install a Complete Set of State of the Art Fully Electronic Gauges
Project 10 – Relocating the Battery to the Trunk…Safely!
Learn How to Tackle an Electrical Project of Any Scale
Project 11 – Install a Complete Aftermarket Wiring Harness. This project covers the installation of:
- A universal rear-located 18 circuit wiring harness
- Two auxiliary fuse panels and relay centers required to cover the host of modern conveniences
- The adaptation of a pair of CanBus power seats from a 2005 CLK55 AMG!
- A 10 Channel Keyless Entry System for complete automation
- 1941 Willys Coupe illustrated – an all fiberglass body!
- And so much more!
Whether you’re an enthusiast or a seasoned automotive technician, Automotive Electrical Performance Projects makes the perfect addition to your toolbox!
Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems Volume 2: Projects, autographed
Follow-up to Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems, a must have for hands-on enthusiasts!
At CE Auto Electric Supply, we wrote the book on Automotive Wiring…literally. Founder Tony Candela has two automotive electrical books in print, perfect for do-it-your-selfers or seasoned professionals who want to really understand how to approach and complete a wiring task of any scale.
You’ll be pleasantly surprised that this book doesn’t read like a college level physics book. Rather, it’s written from the perspective of one enthusiast to the other. Topics are presented in crystal clear fashion and hundreds of photos and diagrams supplement the text. With this book in your tool box, you’ll be able to competently understand, diagnose, service, install, and troubleshoot nearly anything electrical.