Exploring the Library: Auto-Repair Manuals and Driving Tests in One Convenient Location – Door County Pulse

by Tina Kakuske, Director, Door County Library 

Chilton, prolonged the staple of auto-restore manuals, has been used for yrs by People who work on automotives, However the manuals are huge, cumbersome books that take up useful shelf exact property when libraries collect and retailer them.

Discovering automotive-restore information has modified Tons By way of the yrs, and it’s now straightforward to navigate on-line with auto-restore databases. All libraries in Wisconsin have entry to BadgerLink, the place many databases – collectively with Auto Repair Supply – are collected For simple entry.

Auto Repair Supply incorporates “step-by-step restore information, diagrams, upkeep schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recollects” for “hundreds of imported and home” autos. 

Go to doorcountylibrary.org; click on on Useful resource Devices; then click on on the Auto Repair Supply emblem To start out a search. Discovering restore information is as straightforward as Getting into the yr, make, mannequin and engine type for the car you’re Considering about. Repair information covers 1974 through 2022, and it comes from The distinctive gear producers (OEM). All supplies Might be printed or saved and emailed.

One other car-associated resource Is out there on the Evaluation Devices Website of doorcountylibrary.org. Driving Checks provides The prospect to take apply driving look ats for automotive, CDL (enterprise driver’s license) and motorcycle licenses. The current Wisconsin Division of Transportation Motorists’ Handbook Is out there there in textual content material, audio and PDF codecs, And also you’ll discover the Wisconsin Commercial Drivers’ Guide and the Wisconsin Motorcyclists’ Handbook as properly. 

A quantity of apply look ats are provided Freed from cost, as is an examination simulator. This website Is efficient For A lot of Who’re studying The guidelines of the road, training earlier than taking a driver’s look at Or merely getting a driving refresher.