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Re: [vox] linux in automotive scanners



Oh hey it is dead!  Figures.  It was live about 1 hour ago.

I just checked, it is running now.


The x431 master cost about 2000-3000.

At work I use a snap on scanner that cost about 6000.

They can get quite pricy.

Toyota sells their scanner for 8000 and only good for toyota but it does 
everything.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brian Lavender" <brian@brie.com>
To: "LUGOD's general discussion mailing list" <vox@lists.lugod.org>
Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2011 1:20 PM
Subject: Re: [vox] linux in automotive scanners


> The link seems to be dead at the moment.
>
> I just bought one of the cheap OBD-II scanners from Autozone for fifty
> bucks. Is there more that the Linux ones provide? My just tells me the
> System Event Log code.
>
> On Thu, Jan 06, 2011 at 12:17:58PM -0800, jimbo wrote:
>> Working on cars is my bag, has been for years.
>>
>> Now I am trying to be a business owner.
>>
>> Researching scanners and pcm programmers I found this one:
>>
>> http://www.x431.com/pdtdesc/pdtDescAction.do
>>
>> Several models have linux as their backbone.
>>
>> Very interesting.
>>
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> -- 
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