Author: Tony Candela, Softbound, 144 Pages, ISBN: 9781613252291
First Published: 2015 - * Formerly Titled: Automotive Performance Projects *
Many collector car owners are skilled at performing mechanical work, but for a lot of them, electrical work seems like a mystery, too complicated and too confusing. However, electrical upgrades are absolutely essential for a high-performance classic car or modified car to perform at its best. With a firm understanding of the fundamentals, an enthusiast can use this comprehensive guide to complete a wide range of electrical projects that enhance the performance and functionality of a vehicle.
In this revised edition (formerly titled Automotive Electrical Performance Projects) close-up photos and explanatory step-by-step captions detail the installation of the most popular, functional, and beneficial upgrades for enthusiasts of varying skill levels. Just a few of the projects included are maximizing performance of electric fans, the installation of electronic gauges, upgrading charging systems, and installing a complete aftermarket wiring harness, which is no small task. Each facet is covered in amazing detail.
Veteran author Tony Candela, who wrote CarTech's previous best-selling title Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems, moves beyond the theoretical and into real-world applications with this exciting and detailed follow-up.
This volume is essential for any enthusiast looking to upgrade a classic vehicle to modern standards, and for putting all the knowledge learned in Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems into practice.
Tony Candela has been in the automotive aftermarket electronics industry for more than 25 years and has held positions in installation, sales, management, manufacturer sales representation, and regional sales management. In his tenure, he has worked for two different aftermarket electronics manufacturers, Clifford Electronics and Rockford Fosgate. He owns and operates an auto electric supply company. He has written and given hundreds of seminars on the topics of installation, application, wiring, and basic automotive electronics. He has authored the award-winning book Automotive TOring and Electrical Systems and EH Conversions.