OBD2 Elm327 generic software

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OBD2 Elm327 generic software

Postby pman92 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:36 pm

Hi guys,
I'm wondering if there are any good FREE OBD2 windows software for reading DTC's and generic OBD2 data with an ELM327 usb cable.
I've found quite a few paid options on Google.
What do people use or recommend?
Doesn't need to be anything fancy, just read and clear DTC's when an engine light is on.
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Re: OBD2 Elm327 generic software

Postby delcowizzid » Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:31 pm

I just bought a konnwei kw808 off wish was sub 50 bucks .so far only tested on a rodeo worked great to read and clear codes and get raw data
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Re: OBD2 Elm327 generic software

Postby MudDuck514 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:24 pm

Hi all,

pman02: didn't the device come with a mini cd with apps on it?
I had bought 2 ELM cables that did, and they had two apps that seem to work pretty good - Scantool.net for windows v1.13, and Scanmaster ELM.
The Scantool app is fairly simple whereas the Scanmaster app is very thorough in what it can do.
I ended up with a Bluetooth device and a few Android Apps like Torque, as well as these app on a Dell Mini9 Netbook.

Mike

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