Car Mechanics magazine

 

Car Mechanics magazine is packed with essential advice on maintaining and repairing popular makes and models. It's an invaluable motoring resource that appeals to both the DIY car enthusiast at home and the more experienced motor trade professional.

Car Mechanics was launched in April 1958 and has been continuously published monthly since, saving our readers time and money for nearly 60 years.

Car Mechanics covers vehicles from 3 years old to 30 years old, as well as looking at the whole motoring spectrum.


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UNDERSTANDING VEHICLE DIAGNOSTICS

The sophisticated electronic systems that now control all aspects of a modern vehicle engine has revolutionised the motoring industry. Professional and DIY mechanics alike must have a comprehensive understanding of the ECUs, sensors and the electrical systems in their vehicle in order to troubleshoot and solve problems quickly and accurately. Understanding Vehicle Diagnostics provides you not only with a basic grounding in vehicle electrics but also practical advice on correctly diagnosing issues and how to fix them. The features are all written in clear, concise language by the experts at Car Mechanics magazine, which has been saving money for motorists since 1958.

The key areas covered include basic principles and theories, how engine ECUs work, automotive wiring, using multimeters, diagnostic readers and oscilloscopes, clearing fault codes and dashboard warnings, and essential battery care.

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in the latest issue


To find out how Thatcham Research evaluates its Euro NCAP safety ratings, we crashed a Renault Laguna – which was awarded a five-star safety rating in 2001 – and filmed exactly what happened. The full story appears in the July 2019 issue of Car Mechanics.


NEXT ISSUE NOVEMBER 2019 on sale from OCTOBER 17, 2019

  • ESSENTIAL TIPS TO PREPARE YOUR CAR FOR WINTER

  • PRODUCT TEST: CORDLESS RATCHETS

  • MINI R50 CLUTCH SWAP

  • FORD KA II ELECTRONIC DIAGNOSTICS

  • SOURCING PARTS FOR A LOTUS EXIGE S2

  • NISSAN MICRA K13 BUYING GUIDE

  • BMW X5 3.0D service PLAN

  • BACK TO BASICS: REPLACING AIR FILTERS


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