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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-02-02, 04:38 AM Thread Starter
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Question Auterra Scan Tool

Has anyone used or have one of these adapters. As I already have a Palm PDA thought it might be a worth while addition.


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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-19-03, 04:34 PM
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Re: Auterra Scan Tool

I'm actually looking into one now.... something to go into the BA.

I'd certainly like to have a play, but AU$500 is a bit pricey!

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Re: Auterra Scan Tool

seems as though it is for overseas cars and not Aussie ones. Otherwise it would have been great
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Re: Auterra Scan Tool

You have to be careful that the codes used are the same codes as used in Australia, probably not. Otherwise a good idea.

You also have to be careful to check if your system is OBD1 or OBD2. That looks like an OBD2 system which is only on the lastest vehicle models. Like my NF might be EEC V but still has OBD1 diagnostics. Very confusing.


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