DIY Car Repair

Many car repairs can be done without visiting the mechanic. Have you ever thought about doing your own repairs? We have resources that can help get you started!

Auto Repair Reference Center

The ultimate DIY database for gearheads—or those who want to be! Featuring DIY repair and maintenance information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles from 1954 and up. With millions of drawings and step-by-step photographs, maintenance schedules, a labor time estimator as well as service bulletins and recalls, you'll always be up to speed.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Offers assistance in providing routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and allows you to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type and model numbers.

Auto Upkeep: Basic Car Care, Maintenance and Repair

This handy guide to car ownership and maintenance explains the basics for consumers, from purchasing a vehicle to common problems, repairs and safety advice (Booklist).

Car Talk: 25 Years of Lousy Car Advice

Car Talk is a Peabody-award-winning radio talk show about autos and auto repair that aired from 1977-2012. This collection represents the best moments from the show's archives. Listen to brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi ("Click" and "Clack") as you work on your car and you just may learn something as well as be entertained.

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