The Hardware Shop, Inc: Mohawk Automotive Lifts for Colorado and Southeast Wyoming
Books about automotive equipemnt, including heavy duty above ground lifts.



Homepage
Ask Us
Mohawk Lifts
Turf Package
Lift Safety
Let's Talk Shop
Lift Stories
Financing
Email Us



Lift Buyer's Guides
What Makes a Mohawk a Mohawk, by Mohawk Lifts.
-
Automotive Lift Purchase Considerations by the Automotive Lift Institute.



The Hardware Shop, Inc has been supplying quality automotive and shop equipment since 1991. Motorcycle and ATV enthusiasts will find a thoughtful selection of tools and equipment on our other website.

The Hardware Shop, Inc featuring Mohawk Lifts in Colorado and Wyoming
Mohawk Quality: Built-in by design for a lifetime of service.

Books About Automotive Equipment

Make a selection:

Tech Topics

2004 Key Programming and Service Indicators (1994-03) 2004 Key Programming and Service Indicators (1994-03) by Autodata.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2004
Key Programming section of the manual provides easy to follow OEM programming techniques; correct identification of central locking remote controls; system operation explained, and more.
more

2004 Timing Belts (1985-2003 models) 2004 Timing Belts (1985-2003 models) by Autodata.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2004
This manual provides all the information required for the inspection, replacement and tensioning of timing belts on Domestic and Imported Cars, Vans, and Light Trucks from 1985 to 2003.
more

Advanced Automotive Fault Diagnosis Advanced Automotive Fault Diagnosis by Tom Denton.
Butterworth-Heinemann, 2000
"Suitable for the 'diagnostic detective', this book helps teach you what to do when trying to solve difficult cases by looking at the art of diagnostics as a science." - Vehicle Electrics and Electronics. July, 2000
more

Fundamentals of Crash Sensing in Automotive Air Bag Systems Fundamentals of Crash Sensing in Automotive Air Bag Systems by Ching-Yao Chan.
SAE International, 2000
Chan (transportation studies, U. of California-Berkeley) introduces engineers to the basic concepts and principles used to design the crash sensors and provides an overall picture of how and why the sensors work and why, in certain situations, they do not work properly.
more

Stock Car Setup Secrets: Advanced Chassis and Suspension Technology for Asphalt and Dirt Circle Track Racing Stock Car Setup Secrets: Advanced Chassis and Suspension Technology for Asphalt and Dirt Circle Track Racing by Bob Bolles.
HP Books, 2003
Learn everything you need to know about winning in this hands-on guide, which features the latest stock car racing chassis and suspension technology. Subjects covered include: roll centers, chassis setup, racing shocks, aerodynamics, springs, steering systems, rear geometry, brakes, testing procedures, design priorities, chassis dynamics, bump steer, weight transfer, camber/caster/Ackermann, racing software and instructions.
more

1001 High Performance Tech Tips 1001 High Performance Tech Tips by Wayne Scraba.
HP Books, 1995
A collection of brief, informative, how-to tips from performance experts designed for the enthusiast or racer, this book offers helpful secrets, suggestions, techniques, and hints to help solve common problems and generally enhance all areas of a car's performance. 400+ photos.
more

Performance Ignition Systems: Electronic or Breaker-Point Ignition System Tuning for Maximum Performance, Power and Economy Performance Ignition Systems: Electronic or Breaker-Point Ignition System Tuning for Maximum Performance, Power and Economy by Christopher Jacobs.
HP Books, 1999
If you want to better understand how an ignition system works, and how to determine whether the performance changes you're making are actually doing any good, this book will help you.
more

Auto Math Handbook: Calculations, Formulas, Equations and Theory for Automotive Enthusiasts Auto Math Handbook: Calculations, Formulas, Equations and Theory for Automotive Enthusiasts by John Lawlor.
HP Books, 1991
This is a great reference book for the automobile enthusiast and performance tuner. All of the calculations are grouped into logical sections and explained well. It takes most of the "hit or miss" guesswork out of street modifications. This is a must for any seroius street racer's library.
more

Automotive Paint Handbook: Paint Technology for Auto Enthusiasts and Body Shop Professionals Automotive Paint Handbook: Paint Technology for Auto Enthusiasts and Body Shop Professionals by John Pfanstiehl.
Revised & Updated edition, HP Books, 1998
The Automotive Paint Handbook is a comprehensive resource that covers the entire field of automotive paint technology, from types of paint and how to perform a complete paint job, to advanced OEM factory paint techniques, paint care and inspection. For years, paint professionals from companies such as DuPont have used this book for training. Now fully revised and updated, this bestselling HPBook now has the latest information available from the paint industry.
more

Metal Fabricator's Handbook Metal Fabricator's Handbook by Ron Fournier.
Revised & Updated edition, HP Books, 1990
Ought to be must reading not only for car guys but aircraft maintenance students, homebuilders, and for electronics hobbyists as well. Even if you aren't going to become as skilled as Mr. Fournier it helps to know what can and can't be done and what is involved, so you can intelligently talk to fabricators.
more

Chassis Engineering/Chassis Design, Building & Tuning for High Performance Handling Chassis Engineering/Chassis Design, Building & Tuning for High Performance Handling by Herb Adams.
HP Books, 1993
Adams' book is wonderful for learning the basics of suspension design. More important than only learning the concepts of suspension geometry is the application of that into practical use, which Adams shows concisely. His information is put out in a way that you can actually make a simple system, then understand the 'why' behind it enough to tune it.
more

Automotive Electronics Handbook Automotive Electronics Handbook by Ronald K. Jurgen.
2nd edition, McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, 1999
Brimming with the latest advances in auto electronics, Automotive Electronics Handbook, Second Edition makes you an instant expert on today's leading edge technologies--stability control, object detection, collision warning, adaptive cruise control, and more.
more

Auto Electricity and Electronics Technology: Principles, Diagnosis, Testing, and Service of All Major Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Control Systems Auto Electricity and Electronics Technology: Principles, Diagnosis, Testing, and Service of All Major Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Control Systems by James E. Duffy.
Goodheart Wilcox Company, 1998
"For those of you who are looking for more than the typical Automotive Magazine information regarding automotive electronics - this book is a goldmine. It is the best technical reference I have ever seen and the information is accurate. The author James E. Duffy knows more about modern automotive electronics than anyone else that I have found does."
more

Top

Automotive Management

Total Customer Relationship Management (Automotive Service Management Series) Total Customer Relationship Management (Automotive Service Management Series) by Mitch Schneider.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2002
This pioneering, eight-book series leads users to an understanding of the principles and procedures needed to manage an automotive services facility. Written by a National Automotive Service Advisory Panel member.
more

Building a Team (Automotive Service Management Series) Building a Team (Automotive Service Management Series) by Mitch Schneider.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2003
Gain the expertise required for success in one of the hottest segments of the automotive industry! The rationale for automotive services management as a unique discipline is also explained, making this series a great resource for professionals and those interested in Auto Service Management as their career path.
more

Managing Dollars with Sense (Automotive Service Management Series) Managing Dollars with Sense (Automotive Service Management Series) by Mitch Schneider.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2003
This shop operations guide is designed to provide a framework that will help students understand automotive shop management and service in the context of everyday shop operations. Written in a conversational tone in plain language, chapters cover business concepts, understanding financial data, labor rates, business planning, margin and markup, and inventory.
more

The High Performance Shop (Automotive Service Management Series) The High Performance Shop (Automotive Service Management Series) by Mitch Schneider.
Delmar Thomson Learning, 2003
Mitch Schneider is a fourth generation "mechanic/technician" and is a frequent speaker at major conventions and meetings of automotive industry trade organizations. Schneider is also an award-winning journalist and is a regular contributor and senior contributing editor for Motor Age magazine. He provides commentary on the evolving relationship between service dealers, jobbers, warehouse directors and manufacturers.
more

Real-Resumes for Auto Industry Jobs Real-Resumes for Auto Industry Jobs by Anne McKinney.
Prep Publishing, 2003
Whether the readers wants to stay in the auto industry or transition into another field, this book will help. It shows samples of resumes and cover letters that worked for real people. Newcomers to the field will learn how to show off their potential and skills to best advantage, and experienced professionals will find help in advancing to the best technical, management, and sales positions in the industry.
more

Top

Chilton Quick-Reference Manuals

Brake Specifications and Service 1990-2000 Brake Specifications and Service 1990-2000 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
Each soft-cover manual contains model-specific procedures supported by countless photos and illustrations, covering virtually all domestic and import cars, trucks, and vans. Save time and money when you use the Chilton Quick-Reference Manuals.
more

Heater Core Service 1990-2000 Heater Core Service 1990-2000 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
The Chilton Professional Reference Series offers Quick-Reference Manuals for the automotive professional, providing complete coverage on repair and maintenance, adjustments and diagnostic procedures for specific systems and components.
more

Specifications and Maintenance Intervals 1990-2000 Specifications and Maintenance Intervals 1990-2000 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
Each soft-cover manual contains model-specific procedures supported by countless photos and illustrations, covering virtually all domestic and import cars, trucks, and vans. Save time and money when you use the Chilton Quick-Reference Manuals.
more

Timing Belts 1980-2000 Timing Belts 1980-2000 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
The Chilton Professional Reference Series offers Quick-Reference Manuals for the automotive professional, providing complete coverage on repair and maintenance, adjustments and diagnostic procedures for specific systems and components.
more

Electric Cooling Fans, Accessory Drive Belts & Water Pumps, 1995-1999 Electric Cooling Fans, Accessory Drive Belts & Water Pumps, 1995-1999 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
Each soft-cover manual contains model-specific procedures supported by countless photos and illustrations, covering virtually all domestic and import cars, trucks, and vans. Save time and money when you use the Chilton Quick-Reference Manuals.
more

Powertrain Codes & Oxygen Sensors, 1990-1999 Powertrain Codes & Oxygen Sensors, 1990-1999 by Chilton.
Nichols Publishing, 2000
The Chilton Professional Reference Series offers Quick-Reference Manuals for the automotive professional, providing complete coverage on repair and maintenance, adjustments and diagnostic procedures for specific systems and components.
more

Top

Haynes Techbooks

Haynes ABS Brake Systems TechBook (Haynes Repair Manuals) Haynes ABS Brake Systems TechBook (Haynes Repair Manuals) by Alan Ahlstrand, John H. Haynes.
Haynes Publications, 2000
Covers most anti-lock braking systems currently in use. Includes ABS theory, troubleshooting and a thorough description of how each system works.
more

Haynes' Automotive Electrical Manual (Haynes AutomotiveRepair Manual Series No.10420) Haynes' Automotive Electrical Manual (Haynes AutomotiveRepair Manual Series No.10420) by Ken Freund, Jon Lacourse, Mike Stubblefield, Bob Worthy, John Haynes.
Motorbooks International, 1990
Automotive Electrical Manual,
more

The Haynes Computer Codes and Electronic Engine Management Systems Manual The Haynes Computer Codes and Electronic Engine Management Systems Manual by Robert Maddox, John H. Haynes, John Harold Haynes.
Haynes Publications, 1997
Subtitled: Electronic Engine Management Systems. Computer-controlled car repair made easy! This manual is filled with simple do-it-yourself diagnosis, easy access to on-board computer trouble codes, and complete and easy to understand code charts for all models.
more

Haynes Techbook Fuel Injection 1986 thru 1999 Haynes Techbook Fuel Injection 1986 thru 1999 by Mike Stubblefield, John Harold Haynes.
Haynes Publications, 1999
The data you need to attack those fuel-injection system problems. How to obtain and read those cryptic ECU codes from most car models, using comprehensive code tables with meanings. The first half of the book gives a good introduction to FI systems, the tools required, and symptoms to look for. Lots of photos and diagrams. Excellent value for money.
more

The Haynes Automotive Tools Manual: The Haynes Manual for Buying and Using Automotive Tools The Haynes Automotive Tools Manual: The Haynes Manual for Buying and Using Automotive Tools by Eric Godfrey, John H. Haynes.
Haynes Publications, 1994
Information on buying and using automotive tools and equipment. Useful to someone new to automobile tools, or a reference for professional technicians.
more

Top

Search the Web

Google
The Hardware Shop, Inc serves these towns and others in Colorado and southeast Wyoming:
COLORADO: Arvada, Aspen, Aurora, Avon, Basalt, Bayfield, Berthoud, Black Hawk, Boulder, Breckenridge, Brighton, Broomfield, Brush, Burlington, Castle Rock, Cedaredge, Centennial, Cherry Hills Village, Colorado Springs, Commerce City, Cortez, Craig, Creede, Cripple Creek, Delta, Denver, Dillon, Durango, Eagle, Eaton, Edgewater, Englewood, Erie, Estes Park, Evans, Federal Heights, Firestone, Fort Collins, Fort Lupton, Fort Morgan, Fountain, Frederick, Frisco, Fruita, Georgetown, Glendale, Glenwood Springs, Golden, Grand Junction, Greeley, Greenwood Village, Gunnison, Gypsum, Idaho Springs, Ignacio, Johnstown, La Junta, Lafayette, Lakewood, Lamar, Larkspur, Limon, Littleton, Lone Tree, Longmont, Louisville, Loveland, Lyons, Minturn, Montrose, Monument, Morrison, Nederland, New Castle, Northglenn, Olathe, Pagosa Springs, Palmer Lake, Parker, Pueblo, Rifle, Sheridan, Silt, Silverthorne, Silverton, South Fork, Steamboat Springs, Sterling, Stratton, Superior, Telluride, Thornton, Timnath, Town of Snowmass Village, Trinidad, Vail, Westminster, Wheat Ridge, Windsor, Winter Park, Woodland Park
SOUTHEAST WYOMING: Albany, Albin, Alcova, Antelope Hills, Baggs, Bar Nunn, Bessemer Bend, Bill, Brookhurst, Burns, Casper, Casper Mountain, Centennial, Cheyenne, Chugcreek, Chugwater, Dixon, Douglas, Edgerton, Elk Mountain, Esterbrook, Evansville, Fort Laramie, Fox Farm-College, Glendo, Glenrock, Grand Encampment, Guernsey, Hanna, Hartrandt, Hartville, Hawk Springs, Homa Hills, Huntley, La Grange, Lakeview North, Lance Creek, Laramie, Lingle, Lost Springs, Lusk, Manville, Meadow Acres, Medicine Bow, Midwest, Mills, Mountain View, Pine Bluffs, Powder River, Ranchettes, Rawlins, Red Butte, Riverside, Rock River, Rolling Hills, Saratoga, Sinclair, Slater, South Greeley, The Buttes, Torrington, Van Tassell Veteran, Vista West, Warren AFB, Westview Circle, Wheatland, Woods Landing-Jelm Y-O Ranch, Yoder
  The Hardware Shop, Inc: Mohawk Automotive Lifts for Colorado and Southeast Wyoming