Fix It! How to Repair Automotive Scratches, Dings, Dents, Tears, Stains and Odors is a complete guide for any car or truck owner who wants their ride to look, feel, and smell like it did the day they bought it. Years of commuting to work and family vacations will take its toll on a car. Coffee spills, paint scratches and fades, hood and fenders acquire dents and rust, and smells linger in the upholstery and ventilation. Whether breathing new life into your reliable ride or getting it ready to sell, you can solve these problems with a few basic tools and products, and the right instruction on how to use them. This book provides step-by-step projects anyone at any skill level can accomplish to help keep their car looking its best. From buffing a scratch to popping a dent, doing it yourself has never been easier.
Kris Palmer has written for the Star Tribune as well as Motorbook (Dream Garages, The Cars of the Fast and the Furious, and more). He lives and works in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Jerry Lee was the staff photographer for the University of Minnesota Sports Department for more than 10 years. He has photos for a number of Motorbooks titles, including How to Repair Your Car. He lives and works in Minneapolis, Minnesota.