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Author Topic: code reader  (Read 4003 times)

Offline allbluedave

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code reader
« on: January 21, 2013, 08:33:02 PM »
 hi guys.  :) im looking at buying a code reader cable to hook my laptop up to my 1999 galaxy .would this cable be suitable.?
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VAG-GROUP-USB-OBD2-II-KKL-ECU-DIAGNOSTIC-CABLE-LEAD-Compatible-VCDS-LITE-or-409-/330753371108?pt=UK_Diagnostic_Tools_Equipment&hash=item4d026febe4

hopefully i will be able to sort my number of faults with my car. cheers guys  :D

Offline Mirez

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Re: code reader
« Reply #1 on: January 21, 2013, 09:21:02 PM »
Yup that'll do just fine ;)
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

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Re: code reader
« Reply #2 on: January 21, 2013, 09:47:41 PM »
cheers mirez. have you hooked your galaxy up to a code reader before?  8)

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Re: code reader
« Reply #3 on: January 21, 2013, 09:48:34 PM »
Yeah once or twice lol :-\
03 Ford Galaxy 1.9 TDI 115 Ghia in Spruce Green Metallic
With cream leather interior, Full Bodykit, Remapped at 145bhp, Lowered on 18's
14 VW Tiguan 2.0 TDI 177 AWD R-Line in Deep Black Pearl
With panoramic sunroof, bi-xenon headlights remapped at 205bhp.
08 Ford Transit 2.2 TDI 115 in Frozen White
With retrofitted everything except another slidey door! :)

VCDS HEX/CAN - Scans/Coding done in Wiltshire in exchange for winegums! :)

Offline allbluedave

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Re: code reader
« Reply #4 on: January 22, 2013, 06:26:03 PM »
cables on order. just waiting for it to come through the post. wonder what error codes it will throw at me lol  :)

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Re: code reader
« Reply #5 on: January 22, 2013, 07:32:32 PM »
Let's hope it's a big shopping list lol we like a challenge LOL LOL
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Re: code reader
« Reply #6 on: January 22, 2013, 07:36:10 PM »
 [HAHA] if it is then hopefully you wont be  [CRY]
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Offline allbluedave

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Re: code reader
« Reply #7 on: January 22, 2013, 09:44:08 PM »
tbh i dont think the cable is going to bring up half the faults on the car lol.still handy to have for future issues though.  ;D

 

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