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Old 04-13-2008, 09:41 AM   #6
IllNastyImpreza
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Originally Posted by RallyLady View Post
And do they actually work reliably? Because that is what I was going to do, just wanted to hear some experiences about those first.
I just ordered an Ebay USB scantool for like $28 shipped, it does EVERYTHING the expensive standalone scan tools do(sapposedly) ...I will let you know when I get it how great it works

The bennefit from using a USB to laptop program is you can integrate tuning and diagnostics into the same screen.

Greddy(or HKS...can't remember 100%) makes a system that eliminates the need for the laptop, and is a screen with fully monitorable engine specs...its rather expensive though, and for the price you could BUY a laptop and USB scan tool, and integrate it into your computer using free software like

http://jdash.sourceforge.net/ The only downside is the skins are rather ugly
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