Mitchell 1 announced today it has signed an Internet affiliate agreement between its Mitchell 1 DIY program (aka for automotive do-it-yourselfers and CARQUEST, a premier supplier of automotive replacement products, accessories, supplies and equipment. Under the terms of the agreement, CARQUEST will display the Mitchell 1 logo on its Web site with a direct link to the Web site. As featured in afterMarketNews, and Motor and Equpment Manufacturers Association.

Mitchell 1 DIY provides professional instructions and illustrations that guide subscribing users through step-by-step mechanical repair procedures, complete maintenance information and service schedules, and the latest factory service tips, including recalls and 86,000 technical service bulletins (TSBs) with 197,000 supporting graphics. Mitchell 1 DIY gives instant access to over 169,000 repair articles and more than 3.9 million supporting graphics in the database, and the ability to print the very latest in auto repair. The Internet-based service covers all domestic and most import cars, light trucks, vans, mini vans and SUVs, with over 13,000 vehicles in the database for model years 1983-2008. Vintage models are available via DVD.

“The new agreement between the database and CARQUEST is mutually beneficial for both Web sites as it will help draw additional traffic to each site, as well as provide brand recognition for the car-savvy, do-it-yourself repair devotee,” said Dave Rady, senior account manager, business development, Mitchell 1.

The Mitchell 1 DIY program is easy to learn and use, with simple procedures, specifications and graphics throughout the program. Subscriptions are available for weekly, monthly, yearly and four year terms. For more information on Mitchell 1 DIY or to subscribe, visit or

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Jill Schafer

Jill Schafer is the Marketing Communication Manager at Mitchell 1 and has over 20 years of marketing experience with high-technology organizations, including over 10 years in the automotive information industry.