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Regardless of what you go for a very good investment is a code reader......
By:  Sydwyndir (Gun Toting Right-wing Goon; 8588)
Posted on: 11-25-2019 16:36.
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USB to car i/o header (usually behind the dash, but still very accessible), plug in to your laptop, and dump the codes.

If I had had such a thing when the VW croaked on us in St. Augustine a couple years back I would have not panicked, just bought a cheap set of coils and put those on and carried on instead of the $400+ I had to spend to get the car repaired (which wrecked our mini-vacation ).

But yeah getting a reader is a definite good investment, because if you find out it's just a $50 part vs. $500 at the dealership, y'know?


Thank you, Gary Gygax.
I am not going to live in fear. They want my freedom, my peace of mind? Come and get it. - James Lileks, regarding al Qaeda, 09/11