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    Build Your Own Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle

    By: Seth Leitman

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    A Step-by-Step Guide to Building a Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle from the Ground Up

    Written by clean energy guru and electric vehicle expert Seth Leitman, this hands-on guide gives you the latest technical information and easy-to-follow instructions for building a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV).

    "Written by Seth Leitman, longtime green vehicle/sustainability expert and author of "Build Your Own Electric Vehicle," this 275-page book provides an overview of the technology and the issues in doing a conversion, and it works well as a different way in to the open source material that can be found at or the easier-to-remember" --

    Build Your Own Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle puts you in the driver's seat when it comes to hitting the road in a reliable, economical, and environmentally friendly ride. Inside, you'll find complete details on the hybrid powertrain and all the required components, including the motor, battery, and chassis. The book covers the plug-in hybrids currently on the market as well as hybrid conversion companies, conversion kits, and related resources. Pictures, diagrams, charts, and graphs illustrate each step along the way. With this how-to guide on hand, you'll be behind the wheel of your own plug-in hybrid electric automobile in no time!

    Build Your Own Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle covers:

    Energy savings and environmental benefits

    PHEV background

    Drivetrain components and design

    Chassis selection

    DC and AC motor types

    Batteries and chargers

    The conversion process

    Licensing and insurance

    Safety, maintenance, troubleshooting, and warranties

    Clubs and associations

    Additional resources

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