and Auto Service
Experts - Auto repair experts answer questions.
Vehicle Owner Channel - Provides tech tip articles
for vehicle maintenance.
Art Of Automotive Repair - Advice and tips for
do it yourself auto repair.
Us Automotive and Diesel - Professional mechanics
provide auto repair answers to consumers for a fee.
Repair Advisors - ASE Certified Automobile Technicians
provide advice on common car problems and individual
- Auto Tune Car
Clinics - Courses and clinics for emission testing.
Maintenance and Repair Tutorial - Designed to
assist the do-it-yourselfer with performing automobile
repairs and getting extended vehicle service life
through preventive maintenance.
Troubleshooting Secrets - This site provides
basic automobile troubleshooting and diagnostics.
101 - Detailed information about the major systems
of motor vehicles.
ECU failure symptoms - Lists common automotive
ECU failure symptoms and diagnostic checklists.
Torque Specifications - Provides torque specs
and diagrams for vehicles sold in the US.
- Auto-Repair-Guy.com -
ASE-certified technicians solving automotive problems.
Thousands of questions already answered. Tips and information
to help repair a car.
Online - The United States' largest independent
car and truck repair helpline. Through Autoshop Online
you gain direct access to experts and information
for solving automotive problems.
- AutoTips -
Various tips for car care and maintenance. Common repair
items, what's under the hood, links to other automotive
sites, and automotive engineering links.
- BrakeInfo -
Uses layman's terms to describe today's disc brake
systems, how they work, how best to repair them, and
how to find a service center.
- Car Care Clinic
Ltd. - UK free car and automotive helpline assisting
with MOT tests, car repairs, emmissions failures,
fault finding, do-it-yourself car maintenance tips
and general motoring advice.
- The C.A.R. Show -
The Consumer Automotive Repair show, a two-hour call-in
Q&A show broadcast every Saturday morning which
can be heard in many markets and over the internet
via streaming audio.
- Car Talk -
Home of the funny and useful NPR one-hour call-in radio
show of the same name which is broadcast every Saturday.
Past shows are archived and can be heard via RealPlayer.
- Carcrisis.com -
Answers to posted questions and links to helpful auto
the Right Repair Shop - No matter what you drive,
when you go in for repairs or service, you want the
job done right. The following advice should take
much of the guesswork out of finding a good repair
- Diesel Doctor -
Offers searchable database of diesel mechanics.
Trivia - Check your diesel IQ with these questions.
- Dr. Dipstik's
Temple of Thrifty Motoring - Instructs car owners
on how to lengthen the life of their cars and save
money in the process.
- DSM Trader -
Provides a free forum for owners of the Mitsubishi
Eclipse, Eagle Talon, Plymouth Laser, Mitsubishi Galant
VR-4, and Lancer Evolution and trade their cars and
- Economechanix -
A long-operating mechanic shop in Gainesville, Florida
shares advice which, if taken, could save money and
aggravation for many drivers.
Maintenance - Illustrated guide on engine maintenance
for those who are not knowledgeable on cars engines.
- Fred's Garage -
This site helps the average person deal with common
automotive repair problems and issues like purchasing
a new or used car, maintaining it, finding a repair
shop and dealing with your mechanic.
Speed Shop - Detailed specifications and instructions
for swapping engines.
- Handy Randy
Car Repair Discussion - In conjunction with the
Handy Randy TV Series, this site offers a general
car repair discussion area.
Truck Repair - An ASE Master Technician Gets
you the free help and answers that you need now.
Stuff Works: Automotive Section - Illustrated
tutorials explain the various vehicle systems. Includes
information on engines, transmissions, brakes, fuel,
and other components of your car.
- How to Find
Your Way Under the Hood and Around the Car -
Whether or not you pump your own gas, your car probably
receives less attention than it should. Regular maintenance
checks and simple service can greatly reduce the
cost of car ownership.
- iATN - International
Automotive Technicians' Network - Professional
automotive technicians from all over the world networking
together to exchange technical knowledge and information
with fellow members. This is currently the worlds
largest network of professional automotive technicians.
- iCARumba -
Repair information for autos, cars and trucks. Links
to garage shop facilities to make appointments.
- Illustrated Used
Car Inspection Guide - Comprehensive guide on
how to buy, sell, inspect and maintain used vehicles.
Performance Automotive - Tips on tuning and maintaining
vehicles, some very technically detailed, a suggested
servicing schedule, advice on extended service plans
and auto related links.
- Jonko Online Auto
Repair - Provides tips, tricks, and tutorials
to help you keep your auto in top shape.
Low Emissions Mission - A free site for automotive
emissions related information including interactive
on-line visual inspection training, automotive tutorials
on emissions control systems, emissions inspection
cartoons, and a discussion forum for those interested
in the emissions inspection trade.
- MechanicYak.com -
Submit auto mechanic ratings and comments.
Autorepair - A useful reference for information
on repairing the family buggy. It contains humorous
anecdotal stories about mysterious problems with
all types of automotive systems and information you
will need to talk savvy with your automobile mechanic.
- MorTec, Inc. -
MorTec has "Engine Math For the Rest of Us" software
for engine builders and racers, Chevy casting number
lists, Holley carb information, notes on Chevy V-8
engines, parts for sale classified ads and automotive
- Motor And Diagnosis -
Information source for trouble shooting, repair and
maintenance for various makes and models of motor cars.
- MyCarWizard.com -
Learn about the inner workings of the automobile. Software
package also available which expands on material found
on the site. [Windows 95/98]
- National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration - Information on recalls
and technical service bulletins.
- Net-repair.com -
Do-it-yourself repair guide for the car. All questions
are answered. Everything about cars is described from
changing bulbs to replacing the cylinder head gasket.
- Nutz and Boltz -
Baltimore-area radio show (listen via realaudio) and
newsletter which discuss vehicle maintenance, problems,
behaviors and solutions.
- Professional Mechanics
Online - If you have a car repair question, Professional
Mechanics Online will answer it for free.
- The Service
Advisor - Assisting customers with automotive
the Scare Out of Auto Repair - The best way to
avoid auto repair ripoffs is to be prepared. Knowing
how your vehicle works and how to identify common
car problems is a good beginning. It is also important
to know how to select a good technician, the kinds
of questions to ask, and your consumer rights.
Automotive Tech-Line - An automotive technical
repair hotline that provides "problem solving" to
individual mechanics, independent repair facilities,
dealerships, body shops, Do-It-Yourselfers, and anyone
who is interested in technical information about
- The Texas
Car Doctor - Radio show giving free diagnostic
advice about auto problems. Submit questions via
email. Also has car care tips and a large list of
- Tire Industry Safety
Council - Tire care and safety guide.
Virtual Garage - Webmaster writes: "I'll help
you troubleshoot and repair your own car. Along the
way you may even learn a bit about what makes it
tick, might even make you smile."
You Need to Know About Shocks - Shock absorber
knowledge and ratings.
- Women At The
Wheel - Guide to understanding your car and communicating
with your mechanic.