ALLDATA Flagship Product Updates Most Extensive in Company’s Thirty-Year History
New! Interactive Color Wiring Diagrams Now
ELK GROVE, Calif.,Sept. 26,
2017 – ALLDATA, an AutoZone company, announces its
newest technology platform that features
extensive, integrated updates to ALLDATA Repair® and
ALLDATA Collision®. One of
those is the addition of Interactive Color Wiring Diagrams that
give technicians the option to work with non-OE AND
factory-direct wiring diagrams, functionality exclusive to
ALLDATA. This integrated technology platform now offers
MORE Data: ALLDATA is the most complete
source of vehicle data in the industry, covering more than 38,000
engine-specific vehicles, which is 95% of all vehicles on the
Search: A single search look-up now
provides both tech-verified repairs and factory-direct
information on one screen, helping technicians find relevant
repair info faster.
FASTER Navigation: A redesigned, more
intuitive interface gives users the information they need with
“The response to the updated ALLDATA Repair and Collision has
been extremely enthusiastic,” said Mitch Major, Vice President,
Commercial Support, AutoZone and President, ALLDATA. “Making
these significant enhancements – including interactive color
wiring diagrams – was a direct result of feedback from our
existing customer base. We listened to what they wanted and now
deliver a radically advanced technology platform with
best-in-class performance and usability.”
NEW – over 300,000 non-OE interactive color wiring
With this launch, ALLDATA delivers exclusive functionality not
found in competitors’ color wiring diagrams. Now technicians will
save even more time because they can:
View diagrams side by side: A major diagnostic
time-saver, this functionality is unique to ALLDATA’S
interactive wiring diagrams.
Highlight a specific wire: Easily track a wire
across all pages in the diagram series.
Hide non-highlighted wires: Non-highlighted
wires are ghosted out so techs can clearly see the
wires/circuits/components they’re working on.
Pan within a diagram: Zoom in/Zoom out enables
techs to hone in on details.
Bookmark highlighted articles: Techs can find
frequently-used articles with just a click.
Print the full diagram series at once: ALLDATA
Toggle between OE and non-OE diagrams
for comparison: ALLDATA exclusive.
The new ALLDATA documentation style, diagram keys, and
abbreviations are accessible from one screen and are applied
across the entire diagram spectrum. This is far easier and more
user-friendly than using multiple OEM repair databases and having
to learn dozens of different formats and abbreviations.
Technicians will get up to speed faster and start working right
away with access to more than 300,000 interactive color wiring
diagrams, covering 49 makes and 24,000 models, 1985-2016.
(Diagrams source: Bosch/Valley Forge.)
More than 400,000 technicians 115,000+ shops trust ALLDATA Repair
and ALLDATA Collision to turn bays quickly. ALLDATA is migrating
existing customers to the new platform in phases. New customers
purchasing ALLDATA Repair or ALLDATA Collision will have
immediate access to the interactive color wiring diagrams.
ALLDATA® is the
leading provider of unedited OEM (original equipment
manufacturer) information for the automotive repair and collision
industries. Founded in 1986, the Elk Grove, Calif.-based company
has more than 115,000 subscribers in North America who rely on
ALLDATA for OEM-accurate automotive service and collision repair
information, shop management software, training, and customer
ALLDATA’S flagship products, ALLDATA Repair® and
feature a factory-direct database of more than 38,000
engine-specific vehicles – 95% of all vehicles on the road today.
ALLDATA Repair is the go-to source for comprehensive,
factory-correct repair information for the automotive industry,
and it includes expert repair technician support in
ALLDATA Collision is the single source of OEM collision repair
information, delivering unedited and regularly updated
information for structural repairs, mechanical and diagnostic
information. The ALLDATA Mobile® app,
combined with a tablet, makes vehicle information and ALLDATA
Repair available right at the vehicle to speed repairs. ALLDATA
is a comprehensive shop management system that offers anytime,
anywhere access to create quotes and invoices, electronically
order parts, manage bays and technicians, and track shop
profitability. ALLDATA Tech-Assist®
provides one-on-one assistance by phone from ASE Certified Master
Technicians to help diagnose and solve tough repairs.
an online training resource with technical and business courses
for shop staff and automotive students at all levels. Visit
www.alldata.com for more information.
About AutoZone (NYSE:AZO)
As of August 26, 2017 AutoZone sells auto and light truck parts,
chemicals and accessories through 5,465 AutoZone stores in
50 states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico in the
U.S., and 524 stores in Mexico, 26 IMC branches and 14 stores in
Brazil for a total count of 6,029.
AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of
automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United
States. Each AutoZone store carries an extensive product line for
cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including
new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, maintenance items,
accessories, and non-automotive products. Many stores also
have a commercial sales program that provides commercial credit
and prompt delivery of parts and other products to local,
regional and national repair garages, dealers, service stations,
and public sector accounts.