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Check Engine Light and What Does it Mean?

Check Engine Light on? What Does it Mean & How Do I Figure Out What it Is We have all had our check engine light come on and think the worst. Well just because the light came on doesn’t mean there is a monumental disaster around the corner. In fact, most of the time, it

Setting up an OBD II Scan Tool

Programming and Setting up a OBD Scan Tool Safety and Precautions Safety comes first no matter what you are doing and setting up a scan tool is no different. Setting up an OBD Scanner isn’t as easy as one might think. There are also safety precautions you need to take in consideration. As well as,

What problems can OBD2 Scanner Detect?

OBD vs. OBD2 ODB scanner is an abbreviation for On Board Diagnostics Scanner. An OBD2 Scanner can read trouble codes that trigger the check engine light. OBD2 scanner tools are the latest industry standard and is incredibly more versatile than its predecessor. In 1988 the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) set a universal connector plug

Which Auto Scan Tool Is Best?

What is a scan tool? A scan tool is used to diagnose and detect variety of internal problems or malfunctions that can occur within your vehicle. These codes give you incite as to what is wrong with the car and where the problem is located. There are three different types of OBD scanner devices. The

What does an OBD Scanner Do?

What does an OBD Scanner do? What does an OBD Scanner do? Well, I should first mention what On Board Diagnostics (OBD) is. Most cars that were made from 1996 to today have standardized computer systems. These systems constantly monitor emissions and electrical sensors within your vehicle while it is being driven. This information is