Chilton Library

Chilton Library offers step-by-step instructions, photos, diagrams, and much more for automobile repair and maintenance. It is simple enough for the do-it-yourself mechanic but comprehensive enough for professional technicians. Consumers with older vehicles will find its expansive resources helpful for keeping their vehicles running and extending service life. It also includes repair information for some vintage makes, starting as early as 1940. The "Chilton" brand is recognized by consumers as a leading and reliable source for automotive repair information.

Features include:

  • Repair procedures for most domestic and international manufacturers and models
  • Detailed maintenance schedules with recommended service intervals
  • Vacuum and wiring diagrams, photos, and illustrations
  • Search vehicle recalls and Technical Service Bulletins
  • Identify trouble codes retrieved from a vehicle's onboard computer
  • Monthly content updates
  • Printer-friendly articles and images

Chilton Library is one of the best library resources for automotive repair information and is highly recommended by librarians.

This resource is found in the Automotive section of the Online Databases which includes other great resources, like Consumer Reports. For related library resources, visit the Do-It-Yourself LibGuide.

Available with your library card and PIN from all library computers and from your home or office computer. For more information about applying for a library card, visit Get Your Card.

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