BADASS of New England

An automobile club for the enthusiast who enjoys the last of the big GM cars. The rear wheel drive B and D bodys. Chevrolet Impala SS, Caprice, 9C1, Buick Roadmaster, Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser, Cadillac Fleetwood
 
HomeHome  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Log in
Username:
Password:
Log in automatically: 
:: I forgot my password
Who is online?
In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests :: 1 Bot

None

Most users ever online was 101 on Fri Nov 27, 2015 1:40 pm
Latest topics
» Harness wanted
Wed Feb 22, 2017 5:37 pm by MASShole9C1

» 9c1/SS rear disc brakes
Wed Feb 22, 2017 4:06 pm by MalibuSSwagon

» Badass Cruise 2017
Wed Feb 22, 2017 10:34 am by MalibuSSwagon

» This forum needs a pulse check.... pics included
Tue Feb 21, 2017 8:52 pm by sdstick

» WANTED DR side Exhaust manifold
Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:44 pm by fatvet

» '94 Suburban
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:47 pm by boojum

» Can anyone run a vin 92 Caprice
Sat Feb 04, 2017 11:07 pm by MASShole9C1

» WTB OBD1 Hypertech for 94 Roadmaster and 9c1 center caps
Tue Jan 31, 2017 2:35 pm by CrashMaster

» 1996 Impala console and shifter for sale
Mon Jan 30, 2017 1:08 pm by No Moa

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
February 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728     
CalendarCalendar

Share | 
 

 OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
Matt Trakker



Posts : 5078
Join date : 2009-07-30
Age : 35
Location : Reading, MA

PostSubject: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   Wed Jun 01, 2011 11:14 pm

Has anyone ever used one of these? My friend just bought a house in Deerfield NH and I helped him load up a bunch of his crap in Beverly for the move. He had this thing complete in the case from when he went to New England Tech and said he'd never use it, went to throw it in the "crap" pile (there were a pair of crinkle finish Moroso alum. valve covers in there too) then my other friend, a shop foreman at a car dealership, is like "Yeah, a car that isn't OBD2 isn't really worth fixing..." Surprised

He was tossing stuff out left and right and I insisted on taking this home in exchange for my help, it has connectors for Ford, GM, Chrysler, etc. I had heard of them before, namely people using them to scan Turbo Buicks and stuff but generally all kinds of OBD1 cars.

Just wondering what I can do with this thing on my cars...I still have to mess with it and read the instructions (I think I saw them in there). Laughing I'm assuming it can do more than just scan trouble codes?

No pics but it looks like this:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/OTC-MONITOR-4000-E-SCANNER-TOOL-NICE-_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQhashZitem53e6b70d12QQitemZ360353041682QQptZMotorsQ5fAutomotiveQ5fTools

Good to know it can go on ebay if I don't use it... Wink
Back to top Go down
95brmw



Posts : 1431
Join date : 2009-11-10
Age : 32
Location : Connecticut

PostSubject: Re: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   Thu Jun 02, 2011 7:36 am

Never used that one myself, but if it can scan OBD I its worth having. I bought an autoxray one years ago and don't think I could own an OBD I car without it. Monitoring mode kicks ass.
Back to top Go down
Cadet57



Posts : 4478
Join date : 2010-03-14
Age : 29
Location : Chicopee, MA

PostSubject: Re: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   Thu Jun 02, 2011 4:08 pm

What a dink... Thats a nice scanner. A buddy of my father has one, he scanned my Grand (sl)Am with it once. Nice unit.

Btw, I'll take the valve covers. Laughing
Back to top Go down
Matt Trakker



Posts : 5078
Join date : 2009-07-30
Age : 35
Location : Reading, MA

PostSubject: Re: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   Thu Jun 02, 2011 4:25 pm

Unfortunately I didn't take them, I'da just given them to you! He threw one in the trash and the other away in NH after using it as a small parts caddy, one had a K&N breather on it as well. They were all dirty and the crinkle was peeling in spots but who cares they were SBC cast alum valve covers!

Good to know, I actually looked in the box this morning, it has all the datalink connectors but only the Pathfinder 1993 and older cartridge. I looked on eBay and apparently you can get all the other stuff easily. I'll prob. read the manuals tonight if I'm bored and figure out what exactly I can do with it.
Back to top Go down
boojum



Posts : 2153
Join date : 2009-01-21
Age : 29
Location : NH

PostSubject: Re: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:09 pm

Even the datalink cables have a use. I'm sort of looking for one. Mine doesn't have the OBD1 connector.
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool   

Back to top Go down
 
OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» OTC 4000e diagnostic scan tool
» power tool dragon deck(rate and fix)
» Crankcase assembly tool stuck!!
» Oscillating multi-purpose tool for bonsai carving?
» Z3X latest update: Samsung Tool v.10.4 / Samsung tool 2G tools V3.5.0023

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BADASS of New England :: BADASS information :: Bad talk-
Jump to: