Automotive

Automate
Repair information and schedules, diagrams, parts and labor estimates, service alerts, and recalls. Covers thousands of domestic and imported vehicles.

Consumer Reports Online
Provides clear reviews of commonly purchased products. Consumer Reports uses careful research, consumer insights, journalism, and policy expertise to help you inform purchase decisions. Also works to improve the products and services that businesses deliver, and drive regulatory and fair competitive practices.

Small Engine Repair
Repair guides for small engines and routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.). Also includes guides on extensive repairs such as engine and transmission disassembly. Coverage includes lawn mowers, motorcycles, tractors, and snowmobiles. More than 450 full text reference books with photos and illustrations, information on more than 25 years of engine models, and coverage of more than 90,000 repairs

Internet Resources

Autobytel
Research new and used vehicles.

AutoMate
Repair information and schedules, diagrams, parts and labor estimates, service alerts, and recalls. Covers thousands of domestic and imported vehicles.

Carfax
Vehicle history reports.

Cars.com
Buy or sell a car, research vehicles, get reviews, and more.

DMV Practice Tests - Michigan
Take practice tests for obtaining/renewing your driver's license in Michigan.

Fueleconomy.gov
Find cheapest gas prices, vehicle mileage ratings.

The Gold Book
The price authority for classic and collectible vehicles.

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Vehicle safety ratings.

Kelley Blue Book
Used car trade-in and retail values, new car prices, reviews.

Michigan Department of Transportation
Real-time traffic and road construction.

Michigan Ride Share
Help for commuters and carpoolers.

Michigan Secretary of State

NADA Appraisal Guides
Vehicle pricing and information.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Traffic safety & research.

Recalls Lookup by Vin
Owners may not always know their recalled vehicle still needs to be repaired. Use this search tool to enter a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to quickly learn if a specific vehicle has not been repaired as part of a safety recall in the last 15 years.

Safercar.gov
Find information on crash test ratings, recalls and investigations, complaints, car seats and more.