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I bought this one a couple years ago and it has been good so far but I do regret buying one that will to diagnostics. The only reason that I bought this one is that I was being cheap. So if it means a few more bucks grab the one that can do diagnostics to hammer down the proper censor and save time in the long run.

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I bought a cheap $40 one at autozone a while back. Hasn't let me down... All it can do is read the code and delete them though.

Sent from my mind using telekinesis.

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I have one that does diagnostics. I can also upgrade the software from the internet. It comes with its own tutorial CD. It's for OBD II cars. Is there a problem with the Vibe or the Cavalier?

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Should have stop by the house after the Lake Orion Parade last night and borrowed mine. Maybe we can hook up next weekend.

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Necro, but no point in making a new thread.

I've been thinking about getting a Diagnostic tool now that I have the Bonneville. A Tech II clone is too expensive I think, but I also want one that isn't like the ultra-cheap ones that Autozone uses to just pull a code. Any suggestions?

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i picked one of these up for the portable side..got the torque app too..this works if you didn't go with communist apple with your phone..



i also have this bought way before the above..paid like $200+ for it.. along with reading and clearing codes it does some data logging and monitor checking..


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So yeah, I got a Tech II clone. The Bonneville guys convinced me. The former/current GM techs over there were amazed by the quality so I got it from the same vendor. I'm really excited to learn. 



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probably the same thread you found but when i googled tech2 clone this popped up..


i mean hell for the price and being able to access the abs part is worth it.. i priced out dedicated abs readers and they were close to what this thing goes for..

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