Mitchell 1 builds on its industry-leading database of repair information with the release of comprehensive Mode 6 data in its update of As featured in AutoCareProNews.

“Mode 6 information continues to become more and more relevant for diagnostic technicians every day.” said Gary Hixson, product manager. “In the past year, we’ve found that diagnostic technicians are demanding this sophisticated information in order to properly repair increasingly complex vehicle systems.”

The value of Mode 6 data lies in the ability to diagnose vehicles at a deeper level via test parameter and result information for OBD II systems. For the first time, technicians now know the amount by which a test passed or failed.

Hixson continued, “At Mitchell 1, we’re particularly proud of this achievement as it is an example of listening closely to our customer’s needs and responding quickly to improve their ability to fix vehicles more efficiently.”

Mitchell 1’s delivers comprehensive data for 1983-current domestic and import vehicle models, as well as clear illustrations and wiring diagrams, complete diagnostics, tech bulletins and recalls, scheduled maintenance with labor times, monthly data updates and OEM parts and pricing. also includes “OnDemand Live”, allowing technicians to share real world experience along side OEM repair information. To find out more about visit:

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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.