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Old 02-01-2013, 08:27 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by bimmernut3 View Post
For a simple SES light, I went the 'cheap' way, I bought a blue tooth 'dongle' off ebay for about $12 & down loaded torque lite app for my droid. pair the two, pull code(s), clear code(s) goggle code. Works on my '01 540i, '05 330cic, '96 Z71 truck & wifes '04 Trailblazer. Very simple & cheap. Can also read several items on the car like O2 voltage, coolant temp, RPM's, Speed......
You can go cheap or exspensive, pick your choice.
so this just gives you the basic OBD2 codes like a cheapo autozone scanner will, right? Have you found that it does anything useful that a cheapo OBD2 scanner wont?
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