Direct-Hit subscribers now have direct-access to iATN right from the Quick-Hits section of Direct-Hit’s vehicle home page. So you get the original and best real-world fix database of Direct-Hit, along with the original and best automotive professional community of iATN – all in one seamless experience.
If you’re not an iATN member, the International Automotive Technicians Network (iATN) is Identifix’s sister company and the largest network of automotive repair professionals in the world, with over 81,000 members in 168 countries.
Click here for more information and to join iATN for free! In Direct-Hit, you can also click on the “iATN – Expand Your Knowledge” button at the top of the page after you create a vehicle.
What’s the difference between iATN & Direct-Hit?
iATN and Direct-Hit are both information resources designed to help you fix vehicles faster. However, the two systems provide features that complement each other, giving you the most comprehensive collection of automotive knowledge in the industry.
In addition to Direct-Hit’s diagnostics, repair, maintenance and estimating information, iATN offers TechHelp, which is a community of technicians posting questions on vehicle issues and exchanging helpful suggestions and solutions for the benefit of other members. iATN’s Knowledge Base contains real-world fixes that you may not find in Direct-Hit. There are also more than 20 discussion forums, training resources and a waveform file library, among other information to help you advance your automotive knowledge.
Does it cost me anything additional to access iATN through Direct-Hit?
iATN’s basic membership level is free of charge and enables you to submit questions/requests for help and receive answers from the iATN community of automotive professionals. As a basic member, you can also participate iATN’s discussion forums to stay connected to your peers and keep up with the rapidly evolving automotive industry. Becoming an iATN member is fast and easy. Simply click here for a simple online questionnaire to start your free basic membership.
Access to other iATN resources is available through several affordable membership options. Click here to view all of iATN’s member benefits and choose the option that’s best for you and/or your shop.
Once you’re an iATN member, you can access iATN information directly through the new “iATN” tab in the “Quick-Hits” section of the vehicle home page. Your vehicle information will automatically be transferred to iATN so you won’t need to recreate the vehicle in iATN.