Girls Auto Clinic Glove Box Guide
In THE GIRLS AUTO CLINIC GLOVE BOX GUIDE, you’ll learn:
The single most important thing every woman should do with her car!
face The most important person in your car’s life besides you
local_gas_station Why you shouldn’t wait till your gas is on ‘empty’ before filling up – Patrice’s secret bad car habit!
warning Common car problems: which are safe to drive with, and which need to be dealt with immediately
Under the hood: from how to open and prop up your hood, to what’s safe to touch, to checking fluids.
Essentials for your glove compartment besides this handy guide
How to find a good mechanic
pan_tool Bye bye baby: When it’s time to give up on your car
Why your battery dies if you leave the lights on when the engine’s off
How your engine works: the eat, burn, belch cycle
Seriously, what does horsepower mean and does it matter? Short answer: NO!
Why oil is just as important to the health of your car as gas.
It’s simply written, it’s not condescending or cutesy, and it removes the mystery from something that many of us find a little scary. “Girls Auto Clinic” is not about how we feel about our cars; it’s about what we can learn to do. And that’s some pretty excellent roaring right there.
-The New York Times Book Review
It’s quite a remarkable feat to make such an extensive automotive manual not only informative but also so relatable and entertaining. Banks’ reassuring voice and vast knowledge jumps off the page, and it feels like you’re learning from a trusted friend.
-The News Wheel
You’ll want 2 copies, one for yourself and one for your daughter! Not only is Glove Box Guide a practical, easy-to-read car care manual, but author Patrice Banks shares her journey from auto-airhead to sheCANic and proves that you can too!
This comprehensive DIY guide is indispensable for everyone who owns and maintains an automobile.
-The Library Journal
Now that I’ve read this book, I have a much better idea of how my thingamabobs and whatjamacallits all work together to get me from here to there. And better still, I have some idea of what might be wrong with them, how those things are fixed and current repair estimates so I know when I might be getting ready to be ripped off.
-Dear Author Review