We have books going back to 1910. Some publications may be used.

4850 37th Ave. South
Seattle, WA 98118 USA

Phone: 206.721.3077

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Shipping (updated July 21, 2010)

Standard Shipping Costs within the continental US:

1 book $8.95
2 books $13.95,
3 books $17.95,
4 books $21.95,
5 books $25.95,
6 books $29.95,
7 books $33.95,
8 books $37.95,
9 books $41.95,
10 or more books $45.95

Standard Shipping Costs for AK, HI, PR, GU and other US locations:
Starting at $14.95 and up depending on the size and weight of the order.

We ship to US Military destinations by USPS Priority Mail at no additional cost.

Standard Shipping Prices to Canada:
Shipping to Canada starts at $19.95 and varies with the weight and size of the book. We try to find the lowest cost method to get your order to you in a timely manner.

Shipping Prices outside the US & Canada:
International shipping rates start at $29.95 and vary significantly with weight and size of package and from country to country. We try to find the lowest cost method to get you the book you want in a timely manner. We ship all of our overseas shipments by Air. Neither US Postal Service nor any commercial carrier offers surface shipping for small parcels overseas any longer. We are fortunate to be located in the USA from where international shipping rates are the lowest in the world. If you want to inquire about cost and delivery times, please contact us at books@books4cars.com or call us at Tel: USA-206-721-3077.

Domestic Shipping Methods
We provide three levels of shipping. Standard, Economy-Air and Fastest-Air. We interpret these 3 criteria in different ways depending on the size and weight of the shipment and the destination.

1) Standard: US mail or FedEx Ground depending on the size, weight, and destination.
2) Economy-Air: Starting at $18.95, by USPS Air Mail or a mid-level Federal Express air guaranteed delivery service. It also causes your order to be processed with a higher level of internal priority.
3) Fastest-Air: Starting at $39.95 fastest air shipping by Federal Express Overnight service within reasonable limits of cost and judgment. Fastest-Air orders are best submitted by phone for fastest service. (Not available to PO Boxes or APO’s)


We accept VISA, Master Card, Discover, and American Express through our secure web site or by phone, fax, postal mail, and e-mail.

You may mail cash, checks, or money orders in US funds only to:

4850 37th Ave South
Seattle, WA 98118

You can also pay by trading in other automotive literature. We purchase automotive books and manuals from our customers. Please contact us to arrange such sale, payment, or trade.

Or come in person to our Seattle store where we accept all manners of payment including chocolate chip cookies ;-)


We understand that orders can be made by mistake. You may cancel an order before it has shipped. Please contact us at USA-206-721-3077 if you wish to cancel.

A $5 cancellation fee will apply if the order has already been processed.

If the order has already shipped then we will consider the cancellation as a return and handle it accordingly (see our return policy below).


Your total satisfaction is very important to us. If you question whether a particular book is right for your needs, please call us at USA-206-721-3077. We have an expert knowledgeable staff on hand to help clarify any questions.

All returns honored within 30 days of delivery with reason provided, in the same condition as originally supplied. All CD and DVD sales are final. (See below.)

If you did not receive your order you must contact us within 60 days in order for us to reship it.

There is a restocking fee on all returned books of 20% with a minimum of $5.00. Return shipping costs are the responsibility of the purchaser.

You must contact us before returning an item. Let us know the reason for any dissatisfaction so that we may learn from any mistakes, and do better for you the next time.

Digital Media

Please verify compatibility of digital media with your operating system & hardware. We do not accept returns on CD's or DVD's.