I have no complaints what so ever. Then go to Sec- tion 4 for instructions on running Vehicle Diagnostics. Plugged the cp9449 into my other ford f150 - worked fine. Used it a couple of times to troubleshoot anti-lock brake issues and it worked great. The price was right at around a hundred bucks.
Follow prompts and instructions provided by the Tool. I Wish Actron Has Used Fewer Ssi's small-scaled Ic Should Have Used More Vlsi To Make The Unit Smaller And Cheaper. This Is A Capable Product In The Hands Of Someone Who Has Basic Mechanical Knowledge. It Also Has Software That Accurately Measure Ac Voltages At Any Frequency. If you forgot your Yahoo! Any price and availability information displayed on amazon. Great tool for the backyard mechanic! A little study goes a long way. The Review Codes, Code Lookup, and System Setup functions will also work on internal battery power.
The problem was which one was causing it. This Set Is Very Easy To Use And Handy To Have. Found 2 codes and was able to read on the scanner what they were! Great tool for the backyard mechanic! Here is the complete list of covered vehicles. No issues with this unit for me! He could have took it to a dealer and paid outrageous price to diagnose and repair but i bought this item for him. Always refer to and follow safety messages and test procedures provided by the manufacturer of the vehicle or equipment being tested. It Has A Temperature Sensing Range Of -27 To 428 Fahrenheit -33 To 220 Celsius.
This is very poor software, actron needs to provide new software that will automatically recognize the device and install the correct driver. The four output brake lines only needed a wrench to loosen and final tighten when re-assembled. When I pulled the wheel I found a loose connection. The Device Has A Rs-232 Serial Connection; Leaving The User Stranded With Outmoded Technology. Thought had to take to dealer as usual for abs issues--2x since owned veh. You can get a new password, a Yahoo! Guest, Arkansas In The Other Reviews You Get All The Positive Aspects Of The Device; All Of Which Are True. Great price for being able to read and erase your own abs codes.
The issue with the input lines was only hassle. Originally Bought This For The 1995 Mazda Millenia Which Was Labeled As An Obd-i System. It was explained to me, that the vehicle manufacturer writes the codes, so this actually starts to make sense. It Is Going To Read The Computers Codes And Give Them To You. Being a diy type i wasn't willing to pay someone just to tell me what was wrong with it, which would probably have cost more than the tool did. There is a pdf look up on their site and on online store for vehicle applicability.
The Gauge Resolution Is Not Optimal For Carburetor Applications And It Does Not Include Any Carburetor Adapters. Mary, Arizona says The good: the actron cp9449 brake scan tool works great for cars on the list of vehicles covered. It Has An Instant And Accurate Response And Includes A Backlit Lcd Display With Dual Readings. I've had the abs scanner about three weeks, and have found it to be pretty useful also. All functions work when the Tool is connected to the car.
Inorder to do this the product must be registered. Battery acid can burn eyes and skin. With This Scanner You Can Shut Off The Check Engine Light And Pass The Emissions Test On Your Terms. Kills me reading some of these reviews where people said it did not work but there vehicle was not on the list. The scan code tells you which of the four sensors is not working. It told me it was the left front tire. If you forgot your password, you can create a new one.
I Give It Two Stars Less Than Perfect For Actron Cp9145 For Poor Connectivity And Software. Help Screens Are Also Available For Additional Assistance. Apparently There Is A Pin Hole There Therefor It Just Sprays Out When Pouring Fuel. If you entered your secret question incorrectly or forgot what you originally entered, for security reasons, we cannot tell you what your Yahoo! The hold downs actually expanded where they seat against the flare of the brake lines. Anyway the scanner was easy to use and came back with the code and fault description that i suspected based on other bloggers with this abs type of problem.
I change fluid every two years anyway so removed the whole unit. For, example only Grand Caravans 2001 - 2005 are compatible. The only thing I've found to be lacking, is the fact that, with a Ford, to clear the trouble codes you have to go somewhere like a dealer, or other shop possessing one of the really expensive 'Pro-grade' tools that has that capability. Also, you can round up parts on your own, saving time and money. The BrakeScan's robust code library is embedded right in the tool, and you can view necessary information on the large, backlit screen.