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Book - How To Wire Your Street Rod

Book - How To Wire Your Street Rod
Book - How To Wire Your Street Rod
Book - How To Wire Your Street Rod

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What's in the Box

By Jack Sweeden. This book is a fully illustrated, instructional guide that takes you step-by-step through wiring your street rod.  12 pages.

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Rated 4.2 out of 5 by 31 reviewers.
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uskustoms
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Arizona, USA
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good for the book collection

September 30, 2014
A lot of information somewhat confusing at times. Written in cartoon characters. Maybe a good reference book for the shelf.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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RatPack
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Liberty, MO, USA
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All I need for any ride

September 23, 2014
This little booklet is all you need to wire any ride. It covers all the big three. I also like the way it's layed out with cool looking drawings and characters with comedy. Also laying out small circuts and larger circuits. Even a circut for your trailer. Not to forget it is a great book to trouble shoot an existing circuit.
Pros:
  • Easy to follow
Cons:
  • ?
Yes, I recommend this product.
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mrroboto
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Lake Havasu City, AZ, USA
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Great refresher book

September 11, 2014
For guys like me who've forgotten 'the basics' on wiring a car or truck this book is a must have. It has already come in handy on rewiring my 1950 Chevrolet pickup to a 12 volt alternator system along with adding air conditioning.
Pros:
  • the price
  • Easy to understand
Cons:
  • no cons
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Mk26
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West Seneca, NY, USA
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This manual is very detailed.

September 09, 2014
I have just started my build and I am gathering information and this is perfect for getting some in depth information.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Bumperman
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Wisconsin, USA
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Book was a disappointment.

August 10, 2014
No wonder they have a no return policy after you open the plastic wrapper. Was not what I expected. This is my first wiring project and need more info than this cartoon book provides.
No, I would not recommend this product.
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smegma
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mn
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basic

May 06, 2014
This book is a little outdated for what I am doing, but it is a nice basic guide for somebody who wants to keep it simple.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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JoeD
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Virginia
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Alittle to general

May 03, 2014
Alittle to general and basic, however for just a few dollars you get a decent book to get stsrted.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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BUDDYPEE
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klamath falls , oregon
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very simple and drawing were great

January 13, 2014
great book , simple and correct, a speed shop suggested this with the wiring kit , they said you are the best for parts!!!!!
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  • The best
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Slidejob96
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CT
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Was an interesting read.

September 28, 2013
I thought it would be more schematic drawings etc. of various wiring systems. I didn't expect it to be hand drawn cartoons.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Creed
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Mesa, AZ
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Good Basic Information

July 07, 2012
Good information as to the size of fuses to use for the circuts. Needs to be updated to the current uses of newer ignitions and the one-wire alternators or the newer internally-regulated alternators. I doubt anyone is using the old Ford electronic ignition system as shown in the book, so those pages are pretty-much obsolete as far as I'm concerned. It was helpful in some areas and I think still worth the price for the information that is there and still useful.
Yes, I recommend this product.
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Product Q&A

1 questions : 1 answers

will this book help in rewiring my 1951 buick straight eight from 6 volt to12 volt

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shadow2011
Horton, AL 35980, USA
January 22, 2015

will this book help in rewiring my 1951 buick straight eight from 6 volt to12 volt

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January 23, 2015
EricM
If there is no wiring left in your 1951 to use as a pattern this book will be very useful in laying out where wires go and the purpose. It is a universal guideline helpful to most any application.
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