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Maintenance, repair and operations ( MRO ) or maintenance, repair, and overhaul involves fixing any sort of mechanical, plumbing or electrical device should it become out of order or broken (known as repair, unscheduled, or casualty maintenance). (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Maintenance, repair and operations involves maintaining, repairing, and replacing if necessary devices, equipment, machinery, building infrastructure, and supporting utilities in industrial, business, governmental, and residential installations. Over time, this has come to often include both scheduled and preventive maintenance as cost-effective practices. Scheduled inspections have also come to fall under MRO purview.
- Auto maintenance - Auto maintenance describes the act of inspecting or testing the condition of car subsystems and servicing or replacing parts and fluids.
- Darning - Darning is a sewing technique for repairing holes or worn areas in fabric or knitting using needle and thread alone. It is often done by hand, but it is also possible to darn with a sewing machine.
- Design for repair - Design for excellence, Design for Excellence, or Design For Excellence, are terms and expansions used interchangeably in the existing literature, where the X in design for X is a variable which can have one of many possible values.
- Kludge - A kludge or kluge is a workaround or quick-and-dirty solution that is clumsy, inelegant, inefficient, difficult to extend and hard to maintain. This term is used in diverse fields such as computer science, aerospace engineering, Internet slang, evolutionary neuroscience, and government.
- Logistics center - A logistics center, or depot, is a facility dedicated to logistical operations. A logistics center might be a warehouse, freight forwarder, or a repair depot.
- Maintainability - In engineering, maintainability is the ease with which a product can be maintained in order to...
- Waste minimisation
- Product lifecycle management
- Reliability engineering
- ASE Auto Repair Advisors www
ASE Certified Automobile Technicians provide advice on common car problems and individual consultations Auto Repair Advisors.
- Information National Highway Traffic Safety Administration www
Information on recalls and technical service bulletins. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
- Lists Automotive ECU failure symptoms www
Lists common automotive ECU failure symptoms and diagnostic checklists. Automotive ECU failure symptoms.
- Provides Automotive Torque Specifications www
Provides torque specifications and diagrams for vehicles sold in the US. Automotive Torque Specifications.
- Advice The Art Of Automotive Repair www
Advice and tips for do it yourself auto repair. The Art Of Automotive Repair.
- This GAuto www
This site helps the average consumer connect and buy from local mechanics and mobile vehicle care professionals including mobile detailing, GAuto, mobile car wash services, motorcycle mechanics & car audio installers. GAuto.
- An Auto Education www
An online resource on how a car works. Auto Education.
- Designed Automobile Maintenance and Repair Tutorial www
Designed to assist the do-it-yourselfer with performing automobile repairs and getting extended vehicle service life through preventive maintenance. Automobile Maintenance and Repair Tutorial.
- Learn MyCarWizard.com www
Learn about the inner workings of the automobile. MyCarWizard.com. Software package also available which expands on material found on the site. [Windows 95/98] MyCarWizard.com.
- Provides Jonko Online Auto Repair www
Provides tips, Online Auto Repair, tricks, and tutorials to help you keep your auto in top shape. Jonko Online Auto Repair.
- Illustrated How Stuff Works: Automotive Section www
Illustrated tutorials explain the various vehicle systems. Stuff Works: Automotive Section. Includes information on engines, transmissions, brakes, fuel, and other components of your car. How Stuff Works: Automotive Section.
- Radio The Texas Car Doctor www
Radio show giving free diagnostic advice about auto problems. Texas Car Doctor. Submit questions via email. Also has car care tips and a large list of related links. The Texas Car Doctor.
- A Economechanix www
A long-operating mechanic shop in Gainesville, Economechanix, Florida shares advice which, if taken, could save money and aggravation for many drivers. Economechanix.
- GarageFly Garage Fly www
GarageFly is an online community that helps ease the anxiety associated with all types of automotive repair by providing the consumer with authoritative and conflict-free information and advice. Garage Fly.
- An Mechanic Advisor www
An online resource to finding, Advisor, rating, and learning about local auto repair shops. Mechanic Advisor.
- Home Car Talk www
Home of the funny and useful NPR one-hour call-in radio show of the same name which is broadcast every Saturday. Talk. Past shows are archived and can be heard via RealPlayer. Car Talk.
- An Taylor Automotive Tech-Line www
An automotive technical repair hotline that provides "problem solving" to individual mechanics, Automotive Tech-Line, independent repair facilities, dealerships, body shops, Do-It-Yourselfers, and anyone who is interested in technical information about a vehicle. Taylor Automotive Tech-Line.
- A MisterFixit's Autorepair www
A useful reference for information on repairing the family buggy. Autorepair. It contains humorous anecdotal stories about mysterious problems with all types of automotive systems and information you will need to talk savvy with your automobile mechanic. MisterFixit's Autorepair.
- Step-by-step Auto Repair at About.com www
Step-by-step do-it-yourself tutorials which show how to diagnose, Repair at About.com, troubleshoot, repair, fix, modify and maintain a car or truck. Auto Repair at About.com.
- Repair iCARumba www
Repair information for autos, iCARumba, cars and trucks. Links to garage shop facilities to make appointments. iCARumba.
- Car Professional Mechanics Online www
Car repair questions answered using free forum, Mechanics Online, trouble shooting advice, how to service information, and car repair video. Professional Mechanics Online.
- Professional iATN - International Automotive Technicians' Network www
Professional automotive technicians from all over the world networking together to exchange technical knowledge and information with fellow members. International Automotive Technicians' Network. This is currently the worlds largest network of professional automotive technicians. iATN - International Automotive Technicians' Network.
- Information Aardvark Automotive www
Information for how to troubleshoot and repair your own car. Aardvark Automotive.
- Guide Women At The Wheel www
Guide to understanding your car and communicating with your mechanic. Women At The Wheel.
- Information Motor And Diagnosis www
Information source for trouble shooting, And Diagnosis, repair and maintenance for various makes and models of motor cars. Motor And Diagnosis.
- Tips Jim's Performance Automotive www
Tips on tuning and maintaining vehicles, Performance Automotive, some very technically detailed, a suggested servicing schedule, advice on extended service plans and auto related links. Jim's Performance Automotive.
- Get Yahoo Auto Repair www
Get answers to common auto repair questions and tips on how to maintain an automobile. Yahoo Auto Repair.
- Assisting The Service Advisor www
Assisting customers with automotive service concerns. The Service Advisor.
- This Automobile Troubleshooting Secrets www
This site provides basic automobile troubleshooting and diagnostics. Automobile Troubleshooting Secrets.
- A Samarins www
A guide on how to inspect and maintain used vehicles. Samarins.
- The Be Tire Smart www
The Rubber Association of Canada provides information about tire selection and maintenance. Be Tire Smart.
- Tire Tire Industry Safety Council www
Tire care and safety guide. Tire Industry Safety Council.
- Provides Alldata Vehicle Owner Channel www
Provides tech tip articles for vehicle maintenance. Alldata Vehicle Owner Channel.
- Expert John's Tool Box www
Expert advice on auto maintenance and repair with Consumer Reports' auto mechanic John Ibbotson. John's Tool Box.
- Drive Jbabs Do It Yourself A/C Repair www
Jbabs Do It Yourself A/C Repair.
- Basic Understanding Your A/C System www
Understanding Your A/C System.
- AirBag The lemurzone Airbag Page www
AirBag and Supplemental Restraint Information. lemurzone Airbag Page. How they work. The lemurzone Airbag Page.
- An How Stuff Works: Air Bag www
An illustrated tutorial about auto air bags with additional links. How Stuff Works: Air Bag.
- Strengthening Motorist Assurance Program www
Strengthening the relationship between the motorist and the auto repair industry through education and industry standards. Assurance Program. Provides dispute mediation. Motorist Assurance Program.
- Trade Automotive Service & Repair Association www
Trade association for independent collision and mechanical repair facilities in Alberta, Service & Repair Association, Canada. Automotive Service & Repair Association.
- Information Auto Body Professionals Club www
Information center for the UK vehicle body repair industry. Auto Body Professionals Club.
- Dedicated National Auto Body Council www
Dedicated to improving the collision repair industry's image. National Auto Body Council.
- Honda/Acura BK Hondamotive www
Honda/Acura auto repair forums monitored by mechanics, Hondamotive, free classifieds, and links. BK Hondamotive.
- Automobile MyMechanic.Com www
Automobile Diagnostic and Repair Assistance MyMechanic.Com.
- Tutorial How Stuff Works: How Car Cooling Systems Work www
Tutorial with pictures and animations, Stuff Works: How Car Cooling Systems Work, including the description of how the wax in a thermostat works, with related links. How Stuff Works: How Car Cooling Systems Work.
- An A Short Course on Cooling Systems www
An article explaining different parts of cooling systems and how they work. Short Course on Cooling Systems. Includes pictures and diagrams. A Short Course on Cooling Systems.
- Alexa: Repair Autos
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Repair Autos
- DMOZ: Repair Autos
dmoz.org Directory: Repair Autos