Go Back   LS1TECH > LS1-LS2-LS3-LS6-LS7 PERFORMANCE > Tools & Fabrication
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search

Tools & Fabrication Hand | Power | Hydraulic | Pneumatic | Welding | Painting

Scan tool?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-23-2010, 09:33 PM   #1
TECH Addict
Garage is empty, add now
 
98RedBird's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 76
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Peoria, IL
Posts: 2,506
Default Scan tool?

Looking to pick up a scan tool. Found a couple Actron Scan Tool's that I liked. I was wondering which ones all of you were using and how you liked them. Looking to spend anywhere from $100-$200.
98RedBird is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2010, 08:13 PM   #2
On The Tree
2001 Chevrolet Camaro
 
dpd069's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 1
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Posts: 173
Send a message via AIM to dpd069
Default

You might check out this website-

tunertools.com

I bought a scantool.net scan tool for my laptop for about $50

There is a lot of OBD software in the public domain too that will will work with the scantools.net ELM interface

You might also want to look at obd-2.net too
dpd069 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2010, 08:16 PM   #3
Banned
Garage is empty, add now
 
cookba's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 10
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Tampa
Posts: 2,849
Default

i considered buying a scan tool for a while. I only use it when i have a problem, and the local auto parts store lets you use there scan tool for free. so that stopped me from buying one. The actron tools are popular. and on mp3car they have some nice laptop software too.
cookba is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2010, 11:01 PM   #4
TECH Senior Member
Garage is empty, add now
 
01ssreda4's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 87
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Turnin' Wrenches Infractions: 005
Posts: 19,719
Default

I got Harbor Freight's top dog scanner. I got it on Ebay for like $70 although I believe it retails for over $100. Works fine. I scan everybodys car I can
__________________

01 SS Rally Red A4 #4987, 04 Yukon XL Denali, 99 Cadillac STS-SOLD
01ssreda4 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-26-2010, 11:01 PM
LS1Tech
Pontiac Firebird




Paid Advertisement
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



Join Ls1Tech

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:19 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Service - Privacy Statement - JOBS
Emails & Contact Details