• Tools to Help Master Today’s Electrical Diagnostics

    With all these emerging technologies coming at us so rapidly, often a vehicle comes into the shop with a symptom that even the most experienced tech has not seen before. That is going to be a reality for a long time and why it’s critical to have access to wiring diagrams that make it quick and easy to find the related component information and arrive at an accurate diagnosis.

  • Is my business growing?

    Marketing Tips from Mitchell 1 SocialCRMWe understand that it can be difficult to tell if your business is growing after you’ve begun a Pay-Per-Click (PPC) Google Ads online advertising campaign. You ask yourself where the phone calls are coming from, is my website traffic on the rise, are people seeing my ads and more? Luckily the SocialCRM auto repair marketing team has put everything you need to successfully market your auto repair shop into your reporting dashboard!

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Unbalanced 4Runner

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoHere’s another vehicle with intermittent symptoms that tricky to diagnose. Tested all the usual causes and still not fixed. SureTrack community member boysshop had a Toyota 4Runner in the shop that had intermittent idle and stalling issues. They posed the question to the community, and with the help of fellow community members ericsautomotive, DAG1365 and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Head Games

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoIf you have a Low Coolant message on the dash, you first check the coolant level and then check the sensor. What if you can’t find the sensor? SureTrack community member Chryslercorey had a Chevrolet Silverado in the shop that they couldn’t find the coolant level sensor on. They posed the question to the community, and with the help of fellow community member dmckemie12 and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Canyon Rats

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoRodent damage to a vehicle’s wiring harness can be frustrating because you can never be sure you’ve fixed everything they’ve chewed on. SureTrack community member boysshop had a GMC Canyon in the shop that would not start after replacing the wiring harness. They posed the question to the community, and with the help of fellow community member dmckemie12 and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.