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Automotive

Fuel Pump Diagnostics: Using Scan Tools

With a scan tool, it’s possible to verify if the modules controlling the fuel pump are receiving the correct data like oil pressure, crank position and key ­position.

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Automotive

Tips From A Tech: So You Want To Buy A Scan Tool?

If the title of this column caught your eye, that means you are most likely interested in purchasing a scan tool of your own.

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News Tools

Launch Tech Introduces IP65 Protected Scan Tool

Launch Tech’s PAD II AE is an IP65 protected, drop-tested Android based scan tool tablet with a 10.1 inch high resolution capacitive touch screen.

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Automotive

VIDEO: Using A Scan Tool When Replacing Battery

Andrew Markel explains how you should be using a scan tool every time a battery is replaced.

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Automotive

Are You Using Your Scan Tool To Its Fullest?

Plug it in, scan for codes, it seems like the same thing over and over again, and when you’ve got one eye on the clock, it’s easy to rush through a few steps to get from point “A” to point “B.”

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Automotive

VIDEO: Detecting Leaks With A Scan Tool?

Andrew Markel explains how a scan tool can be used to detect a leak in the exhaust manifold.

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Career

Automotive Technology Program Benefits From Scan Tool Donation

Students in the automotive technology program at Kalamazoo Valley are benefitting from the donation of two scan tools from Bosch Automotive Service Solutions.

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Automotive

VIDEO: Diagnosing A Washer Pump With A Scan Tool

Andrew Markel demonstrates how bidirectional controls on some scan tools can allow testing and diagnosis of the washer pump and several other components.

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Investing Wisely: Choosing the Best Scan Tool for Your Needs

A scan tool is absolutely essential for diagnostics on today’s vehicles. You need a scan tool not only for diagnosing engine, emissions  and transmission problems, but also for troubleshooting virtually any system that has electronic controls. A scan tool is needed not only for reading trouble codes, sensor PIDs and other system information, but also […]

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Video

Brake Systems Technology: Scan Tool Diagnostics Tip Clip

In this quick clip, Dave goes over a case study that had everyone stumped.