Cars and Transport Databases
Online "premium" databases you can access for free with your library card. Not a member? Join online
Small Engine Repair Reference Centre
Small Engine Repair Reference Centre provides repair manuals for a wide range of small engines including motorcycles, tractors, outdoor power tools, mowers, jet skis and outboard motors. Includes routine maintenance and extensive repairs.
Other useful sites
These are sites that don't require a login (freely available online sites), that you may also find useful:
The Official New Zealand Road Code
The Official New Zealand Road Code Online is a user-friendly online guide to New Zealand's traffic laws and safe driving practices for cars, motorbikes and heavy vehicles. Includes the test questions and a study guide.
About.com - Auto Repair
An easy to follow DIY car repair website. About.com - Auto repair covers regular maintenance and general repairs for issues common to most cars (e.g. Brake pad replacement). Also has a troubleshooting section covering everything from Rattles, Ticks, Grinds and Crunches, to Electrical problems.