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The Chilton Library

Using the Chilton Library

Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs. Some of Chilton Library's more popular features include:
  • Maintenance and specification tables that provide the unique data you need for each specific vehicle.
  • Step-by-step service and repair procedures, and labor estimating tool to help you confidently determine your next move.
  • Vacuum diagrams to simplify troubleshooting.
  • Wiring diagrams to help explain system operation.
  • Close-up photographs and illustrations for visual support.
  • ASE test prep quizzes for the most popular certification exams
  • A print button which allows you to easily print out what is needed.

The Chilton Library application allows you to browse through a robust list of vehicles in order to obtain vehicle specific information including: Repair Procedures, Technical Service Bulletins/Recalls, Labor Estimation, Vehicle specific Maintenance schedules and much more. This application is setup with flexible toolbars and navigation which allows you to jump between the various areas
listed above for each vehicle you are researching.

In order to examine any vehicle related information, you must first select the specific vehicle that you are interested in. 

Depending on what vehicle you research, you may return up to four categories of information, which are Repair, Maintenance, Labor Estimating and Bulletins/Recalls. If a category does not appear for the selected vehicle it means that Chilton Library does not yet have this information available for that vehicle.

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