Chrysler Full-Size Trucks 1967-1988 Repair Guide

SERVICING YOUR VEHICLE SAFELY

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It is virtually impossible to anticipate all of the hazards involved with automotive maintenance or service but care and common sense will prevent most accidents.

The rules of safety for mechanics range from "don't smoke around gasoline'' to "use the proper tool for the job.'' The trick to avoiding injuries is to develop safe work habits and take every possible precaution.



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Fig. Fig. 1: Keep screwdriver tips in good shape. They should fit the slot as shown in "A''. If they look like those in "B'' they need to be ground or replaced



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Fig. Fig. 2: If you're using an open end wrench, use the correct size, and position it properly on the nut or bolt



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Fig. Fig. 3: When using electric tools make sure they are properly grounded

 
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