Article by Keane Yang
The Equus Innova 3160 ABS + Professional CanOBDII Diagnostic Code Scanner meets the needs of the professional for a full-featured Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) and OBDII scannner and yet it is simple enough for the week-end D.I.Y. mechanic to use. It comes with many features such as the patented back-lit display which shows 25 items of important information at the same time, thereby doing away with the need to scroll through various time consuming and frustrating menus and sub-menus. Default information is displayed in English, but you can choose to display the information in Spanish or even in French.
The Equus Innova 3160 provides S.A.E. Enhanced Live Data, which include graphs and can playback live PCM data streams. Using these features, whether you are a week-end user or a professional, you can then decide on the priority of live data values (P.I.D.) for fast analysis and review. The Equus 3160 can also do bi-directional testing, capture the vehicle’s I.D. and provide oxygen sensor results.
Another very useful feature is the Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) diagnosis to troubleshoot various ABS problems, whether it is with the speed sensors, control modules, brake switches, pump motors or solenoids and more, on most post-1996 Chrysler, Ford and GM vehicles. So, whether your vehicle has a “check engine” or “check ABS” warning light on, you need only one tool, the Equus Innova 3160 – to troubleshoot the problem.
The Equus 3160 has been developed with the capability to read emissions data from vehicles with OBDII based systems to check for vehicle emissions readiness. Its simplicity of use is that it is built around a simple LED color-coded system where red means ‘fail’, yellow means ‘potential problems’ and green means ‘pass’, so users are able to diagnose potential emission issues quickly with the Equus Innova 3160.
Most States now also use an OBDII based system to check for emissions readiness in vehicles, therefore it is more important than ever to know the OBD2 emissions condition of your vehicle and to keep it in tip-top condition. The Equus Innova 3160 reads exactly the same emissions data as these state-required tests, so it is able help you gauge your chances of passing the emissions inspection on the first attempt.
In conclusion, the equipment’s ABS + Professional CanOBDII Diagnostic Code Scanner is a powerful diagnostic tool for the professional and yet it is simple enough to use, meeting the needs of the week-end or D.I.Y. mechanic and to suit his choice of vehicle.
The Equus Innova 3160′s internet connectivity also makes for easy software updates and protects your investment from becoming obsolete. You can now have a professional grade diagnostic tool, with powerful multiple features that you can rely on for years to come.
About the Author
Keane Yang is a car enthusiast and is a webmaster for the Avani site: Theft Proof Tire Valve Stem Cap which features a unique patented theft proof tire valve cap, the Avani Revolv.
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