Car Repair Tips: How a Home Mechanic Can Learn Home Truck Maintenance

Car repair tips from MOTHER's Mechanic column includes advice from an auto mechanic on home truck maintenance, including maintaining a country truck and keep it healthy and running.



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If you take a little time to learn home truck maintenance, what parts are affected by which hazard, how to minimize the damage, and when to replace key parts before they fail, your pocketbook—and the environment—will benefit.
ILLUSTRATION: WILL SHELTON
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Diagram: Typical vacuum emission control.
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Diagram: Typical positive crankcase ventilation system (PCV).
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