Mitchell 1® Automatically Gives Repair Information to Users of Noregon JPRO Next Step Service Module® from Mitchell 1 has now been fully integrated as the primary troubleshooting information interface with Noregon’s JPRO Commercial Fleet Diagnostics 2013 v1 and its Next Step Service module. Through this interface, automatically communicates comprehensive repair information for any diagnostic trouble code identified by Noregon’s JPRO software.

A technician using Noregon’s JPRO Commercial Fleet Diagnostics 2013 v1 can access the Next Step Service module and retrieve DTC-related service information from the Mitchell 1 interface, including: description of trouble code, related wiring diagrams, component connector views, electrical component locator, testing procedures, removal and installation procedures and DTC-related specifications. Repair-Connect anticipates the detailed information required to fix the vehicle based on theDTCand retrieves it in seconds. Service times are shortened as no additional look-up of repair information is required to complete the service correctly.

“Mitchell 1 developed to save the technician time by eliminating the need to manually look up repair information for the DTC,” commented Dave Costantino, director of the commercial vehicle group for Mitchell 1. “With, all the information needed to fix the problem is delivered automatically. Our partnership with Noregon and its JPRO products is a logical next step and we are pleased our discussions have led to the market availability of Next Step Service with the interface.”

Mitchell 1 online vehicle repair products including, and provide the vital procedural service information in one place to maximize shop productivity. They include thousands of detailed color wiring diagrams to help solve complex electrical problems as well as full-color photos that provide a real-world view of many vehicle components and assemblies. Unique to Mitchell 1 products, CircuitSelect™ allows the user to easily trace, highlight, isolate and hide individual wiring circuits using different colored highlights.

Mitchell 1 programs are used in TMC Skills Competitions to test technicians on their ability to use computer-based information. a skill that is becoming more valuable in shops where medium and heavy duty trucks and trailers are serviced. Mitchell 1 solutions are also increasingly being included as part of truck technician vocational school curriculums to train technicians how to use the most up dated tools available when they graduate.

Mitchell 1’s, and together have information required to diagnose and repair all makes of Class 4-8 vehicles. For more information call 888-724-6742 or locate an independent service representative at

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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.