• How to Avoid Unexpected ‘No Crank’ Events

    You open the door, hop onto the seat, insert the key and turn it only to be welcomed with a “NO CRANK”. The fix may be easy and you could be back on the road quickly or it could mean your truck’s sidelined for quite some time. But with Mitchell 1’s TruckSeries, preventing such events from happening is best way to keep your trucks on the road running smoothly!


    Today’s trucks require a fully charged battery to power the engine along with all the added accessories. Let’s take a look at what is required to correctly charge a battery.

  • Troubleshooting Parasitic Electrical Drains

    Troubleshooting Parasitic Electrical Drains Like any other problem, following a solid process will ensure your success. Albin Moore/Motor Age — How many times has a vehicle come to your bay with a new battery, new starter, new generator — and the vehicle owner complaining of the battery going dead if the vehicle is not driven […]

  • Preparing for Old Man Winter

    Preparing for Old Man Winter No matter where you live, there are steps you can take to help your customers prepare for the change of seasons. Motor Age — Barrow, Alaska, generally is recognized as the coldest spot in the United States. Its average temperature is a balmy 11.7 degrees Fahrenheit and has a recorded […]