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I picked up a $15 OBD2 reader off EBAY from China. Comes with software and USB interface. Plugs into the OBD2 port
that is behind a little door beside the trunk release button.. I configured it and plugged it and it shows live engine
diagnostic data, codes and the ability to erase codes. The app I used had 8 pages of data you could view.
I had a U1139 - error which is not really a code at all and I erased it. No other codes reported and I figured
thats since the beast runs like a top. Its a pretty cool tool for $15 plus your laptop.

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For $15 you can't go wrong. And if it works that's even better! Thanks for sharing.

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there are many software for ELM327. I have it but in bluetooth. Actually it is amazing and very cheap!! I use it for data logging.

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