Auto Repair Source

What is it?

  • Auto Repair Source provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. 

  • All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins, and recalls.

Getting Started

Access Auto repair source through any web browser:

  1. Go to the library's website and click on the orange Research & Learning button and then on the Articles, Research & Information button.

  2. Click on Auto & Small Engine Repair and then on the Auto Repair Source link. You will be prompted to log in with your Patron ID # (back of card) and PIN number

Using Auto repair source

  1. Use Auto Repair Source by searching for a vehicle. Select Year, Make, Model, and Engine of your vehicle using the drop-down menus.

  2. Select from the list of available topics using the menu on the left-hand side of the page. 

  3. Alternatively, you can search for a keyword within the vehicle information using the Search Box.

  4. You can view a maintenance timetable for your vehicle by selecting Maintenance Schedule in the list of available topics and entering your mileage.

  5. You can also look-up parts and labor information by selecting Parts & Labor in the list and narrowing your search via the drop-down menus.