Posts Tagged “Reader”

Pulling Codes and Clearing the Computer Without a Reader

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Pulling Codes and Clearing the Computer Without a Reader

There are a lot of things you’ll need to do to repair a vehicle. One of those will be pulling OBD II codes from the computer as part of the diagnosis process and clearing that computer in order to see if new codes come up. Sometimes, a reader isn’t handy. For those times, there are…

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Getting engine error codes with and w/o a reader

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Getting engine error codes with and w/o a reader

If you just need to get the code this once or aren’t interested in buying a reader yet, there is a way to pull the codes from the engine computer without a reader. Read more at 10w40.com

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Pulling PCM (Computer) Error Codes w/o A Reader

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Pulling PCM (Computer) Error Codes w/o A Reader

Many occasional mechanics don’t have a reliable engine error code reader on hand to pull the codes from today’s modern engines and diagnose problems. If you are more than just an “annual mechanic” (doing repairs maybe once a year), you should invest a few dollars in an engine error code reader. Find out more here. Pinboard (MacAaron)

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