For most automotive technician jobs these days, you’ll have a much easier time keeping customers happy if you use Mitchel ProDemand. The company has been helping mechanics repair cars since 1918 and their website has made their efforts more effective than ever.
As you’re about to find out, Mitchel ProDemnd provides mechanics with a wide range of information related to repairs. To make it easy to find what you need, the Quick Links bar provides links to the most popular information on a product. You’ll have direct access to:
- Common specifications and procedures
- Tire fitment
- Fluid capacities
- Resent procedures
- Wiring diagrams
- Electrical component locations
- DTC index
- Technical bulletins
- Service manuals
Top 10 repairs
One amazing feature to be found on this website is their list of “Top 10 Repairs.” The moment you tell ProDemand what kind of make and model you’re working on, it will alert you to the 10 most common problems so you can check for them and possibly preempt any expensive repairs for your customer.
These lists are cultivated from millions of repair orders and even personal insights from other professional technicians.
Another helpful aspect is the wiring diagrams provided on the site. These diagrams are the best the industry has to offer and features scalable vector graphic (SVG) color wiring diagrams that allow you to zoom in as closely as you like without losing any clarity. Select whichever circuits you want, isolate them and then print off an image in full color to help you do your job better.
As these wiring diagrams are formatted the same way across all OEMs, you won’t waste any time getting accustomed to different displays each time you do a search. This will result in less time spend in front of computer and more under the hoods of your customers’ vehicles.
Being an auto mechanic is tough, in large part because you have to remember so much information in order to do your job. With this site’s 1Search feature, you no longer need to strain yourself to keep track of important information regarding:
Instead, just use the 1Search feature. It’s like a search engine that can be focused on any make and model. With the advanced search option, you can source information right from industry experts provided by SureTrack. Best of all, you won’t need to do multiple lookups over and over to complete a job.
Current and complete technical service bulletins
TSBs are essential to all auto technician jobs. Mitchel ProDemand keeps a current and complete database of these important releases. They’ll be made available every time you do a search for a certain car. As the database is constantly updated, you’ll never need to worry that you’ve missed out on an important update.
Working on vintage cars is often a challenge because you don’t have all the information you need. Mitchel ProDemand puts an end to that with access to service manuals for domestic and import models going back all the way to 1974. This vintage data covers:
- Engine Performance and Tune-Up
- Engine mechanical
- Electrical and Wiring Diagrams All of the data comes with fully-colored illustrations, photos and diagrams too.
Finally, there is even a mobile component of Mitchel ProDemand. This makes it extremely convenient to access the site and all of its great features while you’re right there in the car or under the hood. This feature is optimized for tablet devices, so you won’t have any trouble getting a full display to help you with repairs.
Mitchel ProDemand is loaded with helpful features that will make it easier than ever before to repair cars. Best of all, its user-friendly interface ensures you won’t need to jump through hoops in order to put this platform to use.
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This article originally appeared on YourMechanic.com as How to Use Mitchel ProDemand for Car Repair and was authored by Valerie Johnston.