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Scan Tool

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by sandy78, Jan 2, 2005.

  1. sandy78

    sandy78 Registered Member

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    Is anybody out there using one of the budget (around $100) OBD II scan tools --the ones you run on a laptop? What are you using and do you like it? I'm going to have to get something to diagnose my 98 Sub K2500. Thanks!
     
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    I have a portable Auto X Ray Scan tool. It scans both OBD1 and OBD2. It works good. I can download all the scan info to a PC and make charts and graphs on all the operating data. Mine cost around $300 for the scan tool and software.

    Where did you find OBD software and cables for $100? The cheapest I have seen are around $180-$200 including the cables.
     
  3. K5MONSTERCHEV

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    I would suggest the Ease software. Its not that chep, but its great stuff, I prefer it over Strap-On scanners. http://www.obd2.com
     
  4. sandy78

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    Thanks for the links. I liked the stuff from obddiagnostics.com The $96.00 price is hard to beat. :thumb:
     

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