Car Repair, Driving and Transportation

ALLDATA In-library only

Automotive database covering vehicles from 1982 to the present.

Auto Repair Source

A user-friendly search experience and access to a wealth of information to help users diagnose, repair and maintain today's complex vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step DIY auto repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls. Diagrams and images can be easily magnified and printed.


Consumer Reports

We offer free access to to anyone at the library and to Des Plaines residents from home. You'll find ratings and recommendations on appliances, electronics, cars, travel and more.

DMV Practice Tests - Free

Free DMV permit practice tests: car, motorcycle & CDL.