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Feb 12, 2019 9:28 AM 2+ mon ago

Haynes motor manual founder dies aged 80

The founder of the Haynes motor manuals - known for their distinctive "exploding" diagrams - has died aged 80.

John Haynes started the firm after helping fix an Austin Healey Sprite and realising the official manual was "not designed to help an average car owner".

A statement from the company he founded described him as a "true gentleman".

Mr Haynes, who was born in Sri Lanka, also founded the International Motor Museum in Somerset, where the main book publishing business is also based.

He moved to the UK when he was 12 ...

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