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News now available through O’Reilly Auto Parts fleet & heavy-duty program

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Mitchell 1, a provider of technical information for vehicle maintenance, service and repair, a...

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Mitchell 1, a provider of technical information for vehicle maintenance, service and repair, and O’Reilly Automotive Inc., a specialty retailers of automotive aftermarket parts, today announced a joint marketing agreement for Mitchell 1’s newly released, a web-based heavy‑duty vehicle service and repair database.

The agreement exposes O’Reilly fleet and heavy-duty customers to the extensive database. In addition, O’Reilly customers will be given the opportunity to try before they buy. Each O’Reilly sales rep will be equipped with the ability to open 14-day trial accounts for their customers, free of charge. is the trucking industry’s first complete service and repair information source for all heavy-duty tractors, dry vans and reefers dating back to 1990.

“With over 1473 locations in 25 states, O’Reilly will provide with valuable exposure amongst the heavy-duty fleet and independent service facilities that O’Reilly visits on a daily basis,” stated Dave Ellingen, president and CEO for Mitchell 1. “Partnering with O’Reilly in the fleet and heavy-duty market is a logical extension to our existing relationship in the automotive aftermarket.”

“Having access to an O’Reilly private labeled version of provides a huge competitive advantage to our fleet and heavy-duty customers, and reinforces loyalty to the O’Reilly brand” stated Greg Henslee, co-president and CEO for O’Reilly. “With a few clicks of the mouse, our customers can rapidly diagnose and install the right part the first time, thus reducing come-backs, and increasing both technician and shop productivity.”

Updated monthly, requires no software installation and comes complete with tractor, trailer and reefer service and repair information, including color system wiring diagrams for over 1,100 Class 7 & 8 tractors, 1800 trailers, and 200 reefers. The easy-to-navigate web-based product also features trouble codes linked to diagnostic solutions, last 50 lookups, IP authentication and allows access of up to 5 simultaneous users.

The product is used by fleets, truck stops, independent service facilities, dealerships and diesel training schools nationwide.

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