New Cars & Transport Books

Presenting a selection of the latest cars and transport books including six new workshop manuals.

Toyota Hi-Lux automotive repair manual / by Greg Williams, Chris Anderson and John H Haynes.
“Models covered by this manual: Toyota Hi-Lux Petrol and Diesel 2005 thru 2011.
2.7L 4-cylinder petrol engine (2TR-FE)
4.0 6-cylinder petrol engine (1GR-FE)
3.0L 4-cylinder diesel turbo engine (1KD-FTV)” (Book jacket)

Holden Commodore automotive repair manual / by Greg Williams, Chris Anderson and John H. Haynes.
“Models covered by this manual: Holden Commodore Sedan, Wagon and Utility VE Series with 3.0L & 3.6L V6 engines and 6.0l & 6.2L V8 engines 2006 thru 2012. Does not include information specific to LPG models.” (Book jacket)

Syndetics book coverBMW R1200 dohc twins : service and repair manual / by Phil Mather.
“-Step-by-step procedures
-Easy-to-follow photos
-Complete troubleshooting section
-Valuable short cuts
-Model history and pre-ride checks in color
-Color spark plug diagnosis and wiring diagrams
-Tools and workshop tips section in color.
Complete coverage for your BMW R1200 Twins, 2004 thru 2009:” (adapted from Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverTriumph Bonneville : T100, Speedmaster, America, Thruxton and Scrambler : service and repair manual / by Matthew Coombs, Phil Mather & Penny Cox.
“Complete coverage for your Triumph Bonneville covering Bonneville, T100, Speedmaster, America, Thruxton and Scrambler for 2001 to 2012
-Routine Maintenance and servicing.
-Tune-up procedures.
-Engine, clutch and transmission repair.
-Cooling system.
-Fuel and exhaust.
-Ignition and electrical systems.
-Brakes, wheels and tires.
-Steering, suspension and final drive.
-Frame and bodywork.
-Wiring diagrams.
-Reference Section” (Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverMazda 6 automotive repair manual / by Jeff Killingsworth and John H. Haynes.
“With a Haynes manual, you can do it yourself…from simple maintenance to basic repairs. Haynes writes every book based on a complete teardown of the vehicle. We learn the best ways to do a job and that makes it quicker, easier and cheaper for you. Our books have clear instructions and hundreds of photographs that show each step. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, you can save big with Haynes!” (Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverPeugeot 308 owners workshop manual / Peter T. Gill.
“Peugeot 308 Hatchback & estate (SW) models with petrol and diesel engines. Does not cover features specific to Coupe Cabriolet (CC). Petrol: 1.3 litre (1397cc) and 1.6 litre (1598cc). Diesel: 1.6 litre (1560cc) and 2.0 litre (1997cc).” (Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverThe all-American muscle car : the birth, death and resurrection of Detroit’s greatest performance cars / Joe Oldham … [et al.].
“When John Z. DeLorean and his cadre of enthusiastic rule breakers took it upon themselves to bolt the Pontiac division’s hottest engine into a mid-sized chassis, disobeying orders from the top of General Motors’ food chain, they created something that should never have been and will never be again: the muscle car. The resulting GTO anticipated a new breed of performance car aimed at a new breed of buyer, the Baby Boom generaton, tens of millions of young buyers entering the auto market each year.” (Book jacket)

Syndetics book coverThe British motorcycle story / Colin Jackson.
“The 1950’s and 1960’s saw the heyday of British motorcycle manufacture with legends such as BSA, Scott, Rudge, Vincent and Triumph. This is the story of these incredible machines and the men who rode them.” (Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverMapping the railways / Julian Holland and David Spaven.
“Throughout this engaging book is a series of ‘milepost’ features on key events, eras and personalities in the history of Britain’s railways. From the enormous role the railways played in the World Wars to modern events, like the opening of the Channel Tunnel, this extensive book shows you how British history is firmly tied to the railways. The story is traced from early ‘waggonways’, through the steam era to today’s diesel and electric railways.” (adapted from Syndetics summary)

Syndetics book coverAn A-Z of famous express trains : an illustrated trip down memory lane / Julian Holland.
“Journey back to the golden years of train travel with bestselling railway expert Julian Holland in the unashamedly nostalgic tribute to the famous named express trains of Britain and their locomotives. Celebrate the glamour and romance of our modt iconic express trains including the ‘Atlantic Coast Express’, ‘The Royal Scot’, ‘The Bristolian’, ‘The Elizabethan’ and many more.” (Book jacket)