IRVINE, CA and HOUSTON-Nov. 2, 2000- iStarXchange, the B2B e-marketplace connecting the entire automotive replacement parts supply chain, and MyRepairShop, Inc., the first national network that combines technology and business management systems for independent automotive repair specialists, has announced (02/11/00), they have signed a letter of intent to develop a strategic technology and marketing alliance aimed at increasing productivity and profitability throughout the automotive aftermarket supply chain.