• Hidden Pearls of Mechanic Wisdom

    Virtually every technician in the vehicle service industry with more than a few years of experience knows the mechanic proverbs passed from one generation to the next. These proverbs are basic wisdom in a simple, yet memorable form that helps the technician in performing maintenance and repairs.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Low Pressure Torrent

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoLow fuel pressure issues are fairly straightforward to diagnose and repair but when something happens you don’t expect it can lead to a hunt for the cause. SureTrack community member mcivortowing had a Pontiac Torrent in the shop that had a stalling issue due to low fuel pressure. They replaced the fuel pump but still had issues. They posed their question to the community, and with the help of fellow community member ericsautomotive and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • TPMS: Nissan Titan 2004-2018

    Tire Pressure in Cold weather specificationsMitchell 1 provides TPMS information to Modern Tire Dealer, an award-winning publication that writes editorial content geared to independent tire dealers. We’re sharing this content in our blog, with a link to the Modern Tire Dealer website where you can read the article in full. The TPMS information in this article may also be accessed in either the TPMS or the reset procedures quick link in our ProDemand® auto repair information software, along with other important reset procedure data for the selected vehicle.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Stopping the Journey

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoDoing the same thing over and over again and getting the same result is usually insanity. But in this case you need to do it over again more to get the right result. SureTrack community member lus56me had a Dodge Journey in the shop that had a problem with the brake pedal going to the floor even after replacing the master cylinder and bleeding the system. They posed their question to the community, and with the help of fellow community member ericsautomotive and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • Mitchell 1 Offers SocialCRM Marketing Tips and Tricks to Help Automotive Repair Shops

    Marketing Tips from Mitchell 1 SocialCRMThe Mitchell 1 SocialCRM automotive shop marketing services team has put together a roundup of 10 marketing tips and tricks to help automotive repair shops boost their businesses now that restrictions related to the COVID-19 virus are starting to ease up and more vehicle owners are able to bring their cars into shops for service and maintenance.

  • Manager SE Webinar Recordings Now Available

    If you missed the recent series of Manager SE webinars but still want to learn best practices for mastering your shop management system – you’re in luck! We’ve just wrapped up the Master Your Mitchell 1 Shop Management Software webinar series offered with our partner O’Reilly and are making the recordings available at no cost. So you can watch the recordings at your convenience and get in-depth training on the Mitchell 1 Manager™ SE shop management software.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: The Pathfinder to the Fix

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoOne thing technicians don’t like is when customers worked on their cars themselves, especially after previously bringing the vehicle in for a diagnosis and rejecting service. SureTrack community member Mart2018 had a Nissan Pathfinder in the shop that had been in before to diagnose a misfire but the customer declined the work and took it home and replaced some parts and now it won’t start. They posed their question to the community, and with the help of fellow community member ericsautomotive and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • SureTrack Community Fix: Escape The Noise

    Mitchell 1 SureTrack Real Fix LogoNoises that only happen while driving can be hard to track down. And when they seem like they’re coming from an obvious place you might replace parts that aren’t causing it. SureTrack community member tomsmobilerepair had a Ford Escape in the shop that had an apparent wheel bearing noise but that didn’t fix it. They posed their question to the community, and with the help of fellow community members DAG1365, 1234mark and others, they were able to resolve the issue quickly.

  • TPMS: 2011-2017 Chevrolet Cruze

    Tire Pressure in Cold weather specificationsMitchell 1 provides TPMS information to Modern Tire Dealer, an award-winning publication that writes editorial content geared to independent tire dealers. We’re sharing this content in our blog, with a link to the Modern Tire Dealer website where you can read the article in full. The TPMS information in this article may also be accessed in either the TPMS or the reset procedures quick link in our ProDemand® auto repair information software, along with other important reset procedure data for the selected vehicle.