What Does a VIN Number Check Reveal?

What Does a VIN Number Check Reveal?

This article will reveal benefits of a VIN number check, what data is actually provides, and how it’ll help you avoid costly car buying mistakes. VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) number check is new to many people and they are not aware of the importance of VIN …Read More Continue Reading

What You Should Know About DTC Faults

What You Should Know About DTC Faults

DTC faults or Diagnostic Trouble Codes are the codes generated and stored by a vehicles On-board Diagnostic system indicating that a part or section of the vehicle is malfunctioning. DTC Codes identify a specific problem area. Technicians can use the codes to diagnose the …Read More Continue Reading

Top 7 Questions and Answers About VIN Check

Top 7 Questions and Answers About VIN Check

Every vehicle you buy comes with a unique identifier or serial number. This identifier is known as a VIN – Vehicle Identification Number and it’s a seventeen-digit number that acts like a passcode for unlocking a car’s history. This information is about where the car …Read More Continue Reading

ELM327 Interface Reviewed – What You Need to Know

ELM327 Interface Reviewed – What You Need to Know

Since the introduction of On Board Diagnostics from 1996 onwards – it has become increasingly difficult for mechanics and do-it-yourself’ers to service and effectively perform repair work on vehicles. It was usually done with non-standardized tools. Meaning what works for Mercedes, doesn’t work on GM’s for example. However, as ELM327 …Read More Continue Reading

Mode $06 Explained in Detail

Mode $06 Explained in Detail

Mode $06 is one of the nine diagnostic modes that is part of the OBD2 onboard diagnostics system on all 1996 and newer vehicles. As originally created, Mode $06 was not designed for use by technicians. It was supposed to be “hidden” data used by …Read More Continue Reading

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