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Fix It Yourself!: Fix your ride
Repair tips for cars, bikes, boats, and more
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Title: Bikes, Scooters, Skates and Boards: How to Buy 'Em, Fix 'Em, Improve 'Em and Move 'Em
Author: Bibbins, Neil
Publisher: Storey Books
ISBN: 1580174469
Call Number: 629.127 B47B
Notes: The gadgets, the gear, and the goods for every wheel in the family.

 
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Title: Clueless About Cars : an Easy Guide to Car Maintenance and Repair
Author: Christensen, Lisa
Publisher: Firefly Books
ISBN: 155297975X
Call Number: 629.1872 C462C
Notes: Fix it yourself and keep your mechanic from taking you for a ride.

 
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Title: Bicycle Maintenance & Repair
Author: Downs, Todd
Publisher: Holtzbrinck Publishers
ISBN: 1579548830
Call Number: 629.2877 D759B
Notes: Beginners and experienced cyclists alike can depend on this book to get their bikes out of the shop faster and keep them on the road longer.

 
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Title: The Everything Motorcycle Book: The One Book You Must Have to Buy, Ride and Maintain Your Motorcycle
Author: Drew, A. J.
Publisher: Adams Media Corporation
ISBN: 1580625541
Call Number: 629.1275 D82E
Notes: Everything you need to know to keep your own hog road-ready.

 
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Title: Fix It and Sail : Everything You Need to Know to Buy and Restore a Small Sailboat on a Shoestring
Author: Gilbert, Brian
Publisher: International Marine/McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0071458093
Call Number: 623.822 G372F
Notes: Restore a boat for less and sail away!

 
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Title: Bicycling Magazine's Basic Maintenance and Repair
Author: Pavelka, Ed
Publisher: Rodale Press
ISBN: 1579541704
Call Number: 629.1877 B473MB
Notes: Simple techniques to make your bike ride better and last longer.

 
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Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Car Care and Repair Illustrated
Author: Ramsey, Dan
Publisher: Alpha Books
ISBN: 0028644328
Call Number: 629.1872 R149C
Notes: Save money by diagnosing common problems and making simple repairs without having to to take your car to the shop.

 
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Title: The Scooter Book
Author: Woods, Bob
Publisher: Hylas Publications
ISBN: 1592580769
Call Number: 629.2275 W675S
Notes: Buying and maintenance guide, riding tips, cool accessories, culture and history.