Save a Few Bucks by Doing Your Own Car Repairs

Mitchell 1 has updated its popular Mitchell 1 DIY program (aka to be the go to source for online automotive repair and maintenance information. With over 169,000 repair articles and more than 3.9 million supporting graphics in the database, Mitchell 1 DIY gives automotive do-it-yourselfers instant access, and the ability to print the very latest in auto repair.

“The Mitchell 1 DIY database of mechanical repair information is specially designed for the car-savvy, do-it-yourself repair devotee,” said Dave Rady, senior account manager, business development, Mitchell 1. “We’ve updated the service features to make it better than ever by delivering more auto repair text, graphics and specifications to the consumer market than any single print publication in the world.”

Mitchell 1 DIY provides professional instructions and illustrations that guide subscriber 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 recently added 2008 automobile repair information. 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 Mitchell 1 DIY program is easy to learn and use, with simple instructions on each page and the option to get detailed instructions by clicking on the ‘Help’ link. Subscriptions are available for weekly, monthly, yearly and four year terms. For more information on Mitchell 1 DIY or to subscribe, visit or .

About the Author

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.