ALLDATA Collision Goes Mobile for Fast and Accurate Information

ALLDATA Mobile Enables Access to OEM Collision Information Anywhere in the Shop

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| Source: ALLDATA, LLC

ELK GROVE, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ALLDATA LLC, the leading provider of manufacturers' automotive repair information and solutions for the professional collision and automotive service repair industries, has launched ALLDATA Mobile for collision shops.

"Productivity equates to profitability in collision shops," said ALLDATA President Jeff Lagges. "Working on a tablet frees estimators and technicians to access OEM information right where they need it – at the car. Now, the same OEM information that Collision shops have been using on desktop and laptop computers is available wirelessly on a tablet."

Adding the mobile capability to ALLDATA Collision S3500 gives estimators and technicians the power to quickly access OEM collision repair procedures, diagrams, diagnostic information and technical service bulletins anywhere in the shop. It saves even more time and ensures accurate vehicle selection by automatically recording and translating VINs directly from the vehicle.

"ALLDATA Mobile for collision shops can greatly increase shop efficiencies," added Lagges. "These days, a competitive advantage goes to the shop with a reputation based on speed, accuracy and fairness. ALLDATA Mobile is an essential tool for ensuring a successful outcome."

For more information about ALLDATA and ALLDATA Mobile for collision shops, please visit www.alldata.com or call 800-697-2533.

About ALLDATA

ALLDATA, founded in 1986, with more than 80,000 automotive repair and collision shop subscribers, is the leading provider of manufacturers' service and repair information, shop management software and customer relations tools for the automotive repair and collision industries. Professional automotive repair shops across North America depend on ALLDATA for their automotive repair information needs and to purchase parts from more than 2,200 AutoZone Commercial program locations.

ALLDATA Collision® S3500 is the single source of OEM collision repair information delivering unedited and regularly updated information for structural repairs, mechanical and diagnostic information. ALLDATA Repair® S3000 is the leading provider of comprehensive, factory-correct repair information for the automotive industry. Also available are: ALLDATA® ManageTM, a strategic shop management system; ALLDATA® Market, a web-based shop marketing tool to bring in new and repeat business and the AutoZone® Aftermarket Parts Catalog and AZ PartsConnect® program for aftermarket parts estimating and electronic ordering. ALLDATAdiy.com provides consumers with repair articles, factory technical service bulletins, and illustrations for a specific vehicle, along with a link to ALLDATA-approved repair shops. Visit www.alldata.com for more information.

About AutoZone:

As of May 10, 2014, AutoZone sells auto and light truck parts, chemicals and accessories through 4,901 AutoZone stores in 49 U.S. states plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico and 374 stores in Mexico and four stores in Brazil for a total store count of 5,279.

AutoZone is the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories in the United States. Each 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. AutoZone also sells the ALLDATA brand diagnostic and repair software through www.alldata.com. Additionally, we sell automotive hard parts, maintenance items, accessories, non-automotive products and subscriptions to the ALLDATAdiy product through www.autozone.com, accessories through www.autoanything.com and our commercial customers can make purchases through www.autozonepro.com. AutoZone does not derive revenue from automotive repair or installation.

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