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Old 06-03-2006, 12:37 AM   #1
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I am trying to hook it up to the 96. I've got the power cable and data cable hooked up to the OBDII adapter. I turn the key, but it gets no power. It worked fine on the 93. I checked the contacts, they are all clean. It doesn't work on our 97 Caddy ether.
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..That scanner may only be for OBD 1

The 95+ Cars had OBD 2

Maybe it'* the wrong scanner..

I know at school , the plugs fit in both.. 1 and 2.. If it wasn't the right scanner for the right system, it didn't work.
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It works with and has an adapter for OBDII. Its advertised to work with OBDI, II, and Fords, and yet this $600 unit wont work as advertised.
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It works with and has an adapter for OBDII. Its advertised to work with OBDI, II, and Fords, and yet this $600 unit wont work as advertised.
I say contact the manufacturer then, and tell them you're dissappointed, and want to know what to do to make it work
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