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Where to Buy Auto Repair Manuals

The Library's Automotive Repair collection has over 4,000 repair manuals, and most of them are available for checkout. If you want to buy your own copy, here's where to look.  More

Buy-It-Yourself Auto Repair Manuals

The Library's Automotive Repair collection has over 4,000 repair manuals, and most of them are available for checkout. If you want to buy your own copy, here's where to look. More

Out-of-This-World Manuals

The Owner's Workshop Manual series by Haynes includes some vehicles you probably don't have in your garage. More

125th Anniversary of the Automobile

On January 29, 1886, Karl Benz applied for a patent on his Patent-MotorWagen, the first vehicle designed to be driven by a motor. More

Automotive X Prize

UPDATE (9/16):  Three teams awarded share of $10 million purse in Progressive Insurance Automotive X Prize for super fuel-efficient vehicles.  More

Has Your Car Been Recalled?

There are several sources of good information about which cars and trucks have recalls and what you should do about them. More

Driving a Safer Car

Safety ratings for cars and trucks from three independent sources. More

Repair or Replace?

The age-old question of when to repair your current vehicle and when to trade it in for a new (or newer) one gets even harder in tough economic times. The Library can help you find information to make the decision. More

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