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best inexpensive code reader/resetter

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by wirenut, Jan 4, 2011.

  1. wirenut

    wirenut Senior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 529

    anyone have any recommendations for a obd 2 reader capable of reading drive train and bcm
    codes and resetting them..
  2. tuney443

    tuney443 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,847

    I paid $60 for my ''Code Buddy.'' Works great.
  3. mikelawtown

    mikelawtown Senior Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 429

    my brother sold his snapon and got a Mac for 175.00
  4. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    Wal-mart has one for about $70.00 and works well
  5. wirenut

    wirenut Senior Member
    from nh
    Messages: 529

    equus 3160

    Equus 3160 Innova ABS + Professional CanOBD2 Diagnostic Code Scanner for OBDII Vehicles with Back-lit Screen and Enhanced Live Data.
    anyone know if this will read bcm codes?
  6. mayhem

    mayhem PlowSite.com Addict
    from Peru MA
    Messages: 1,016

  7. albhb3

    albhb3 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,523

    go rent one from a local auto parts store there usually free as long as you bring them back
  8. maverjohn

    maverjohn Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    Thats the one I'm talking about, You can find them on the internet. I don't know about bcm codes
  9. Holland

    Holland Senior Member
    Messages: 605

    If you have access to the snap on truck, blue point just came out with wht looks to be a nice little unit. You can even watch live data on it. I think it runs around 400. Me on the other hand, i think i'll stick with my solus pro. :)
  10. bill7101

    bill7101 Member
    Messages: 34

    I have the innovia, it doesnt read the BCM codes, but is good for the OBD2 codes and live data for the price it is