Author/radio host Thomas Torbjornsen’s book, entitled How to Make Your Car Last Forever, is a valuable resource for keeping your vehicle on the road. Torbjornsen has accrued a wealth of information on all facets of vehicle operation and what you need to do to keep it in peak running condition. His simple and straightforward explanations include plenty of step-by-step photos that help reduce the “huh?” factor. From changing burned-out bulbs, to more complex procedures, this $20 book should help those people who want to hang on to and maintain their older wheels. Order at

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