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Old 03-19-2013, 10:12 AM   #1
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Does anyone know if a basic code scanner will read the obd "B" codes? I have a seat belt/air bag issue and am looking for a specific B code. Or, do I need a special tool to scanner for that? Thanks


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The 1st mistake that ppl tend to make is not knowing the difference in a Scanner and a READER. I use this one and has work flawlessly on every vehicle thus far.

http://www.matcotools.com/catalog/pr...ABS-SCAN-TOOL/

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Old 03-19-2013, 10:42 AM   #3
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Or you can use scan XL with the the ford pack, it costs a bit less
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no it wont, my air bag lights on dealer wants me to bend over for diagnostic.
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The scanner I listed allows you to update with your computer. After ou find whatever code it is you are looking for it will also list the top ten fixes reported for your vehicle.
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