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Actron Uscan for Smart Phones

Actron Uscan

New Product Report: June 11, 2013

Actron’s new U-Scan can provide vehicle diagnostics directly to your smartphone. The U-Scan unit plugs directly into your vehicle’s OBD II port. The unit allows your iPhone or Android phone to communicate with the OBD II system via a free app (go to to download the smart phone app). The U-Scan unit uses Bluetooth to talk to your phone.

U-Scan is compatible with all 1996 and newer cars and light trucks, and offers the following capabilities:

•Emissions info, vital to users in states requiring annual emissions tests

•QuickCheck, summarizing vehicle emissions codes and definitions; erases codes and turns off check engine light

•AutoID, to automatically identify most model year 2000 and newer vehicles

•Vehicle Activity Log, providing a history of vehicle tests and procedures

•MyGarage vehicle manager for quick and easy access to vehicle data

Upgrades include:

•CodeConnect, offering more than 4.3 million Top Reported Fixes, prioritized by most likely fix, specific to the vehicle’s make, model and year, and verified by ASE certified technicians

•ABS code definitions related to warning lights for most 1996 and newer GM, Ford, Chrysler, Honda, Hyundai, Nissan and Toyota vehicles

•Manufacturer-specific code definitions and live data, allowing users to view and graph engine RPM, coolant temperature and more for a faster diagnosis and fix

Actron products are sold in most auto parts stores.

For more information, go to Actron

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