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Old 01-28-2011, 01:40 PM
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Just wondering if anyone has ever used or heard of the Toptak TP-270 OBD-2 CAN code scanner.Was wondering if it would work on my truck.
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Never heard of it but it should work according to the description you posted. Does it do manufacturer specific codes or just generic OBD II?
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The add states that it will read both generic and manufacturer specific diagnostic trouble codes.
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Thanks Ramtech,I think I will go for it.The one that I wanted from Canadian Tire is like $300.00 and this one is simular and a third the price.And I'm all for saving money..
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This is the scanner I have. Displays live data too
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Got my code reader today.Hooked it up to the truck got the code P0135 o2 sensor heater circuit malfunction (cylinder bank #1 sensor #1)My question is how hard are these to replace?Something for the shop or can I do it myself?
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O.K. I'm a little confused here.I seem to be finding only one o2 sensor on my truck.And it's attached to the catalytic converter.According to the internet I should have two catalytic converters and 4 o2 sensors.One before and one after each catalytic converter(correct?).Where should I be looking to find the other wayward sensors?
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Found the other one, It was on the tail pipeTurned up out of sight.Had to crawl under the truck to find it.Why couldn't they put these where ya can get at them easily?.Would anyone know which brand o2 sensor would be the best to use.I'm watching some on Ebay NTK,Denso and Bosch.Also does it matter what part number they have?
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