Cars & Trucks

Buy or sell new or used cars, read reviews, and learn repair information.

Free to Bellingham Public Library Cardholders

Auto Repair Reference Center
Automotive diagnostic and repair information on most domestic and foreign vehicles. Includes step-by-step photographs/drawings, technical service bulletins, manufacturer maintenance recalls, wiring diagrams, specifications and maintenance schedules.

Consumer Reports
Features product ratings and reviews, buying advice and articles from the latest issues of Consumer Reports Magazine.

Other Library Resourceschilton

Chilton’s Automotive Books series

Chilton’s Total Car Care series

Recommended Websites

National Automobile Dealership Association: Consumer Guides
Resources for automotive consumers: pricing guides, comparisons, and research tools. is a leading online destination that helps car shoppers and owners navigate every turn of car ownership.

Kelley Blue Book
Check KBB car price values when buying and selling new or used vehicles. Recognized by consumers and the automotive industry since 1926.
A federal government website that helps consumers make informed fuel economy choices when purchasing a vehicle and helps them achieve the best fuel economy possible from the cars they own.

NADA guides
National Appraisal Guides, Inc. is the largest publisher of vehicle pricing, information and tools for new and used cars, classic cars, motorcycles/powersports, boats, recreation vehicles (RVs) and manufactured homes.