Easy 2 Button Design to read and clear codes CD catalog of 7000 Trouble codes and descriptions Retrieves generic and manufacturer specific Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC), includes definitions lookup software on CD and displays DTC definitions on screen Features an easy-to-read backlit LCD screen, multilingual menu and DTC definitions and standard 16-pin OBD-II connector--no additional cables are needed Retrieves VIN (Vehicle Identification No) on 2002 and newer vehicles that support Mode 9 Supports the CAN (Controller Area Network) protols and all other current OBD-II protocols Works with most OBD-II compliant U.S., European and Asian vehicles (OBD-II is standard on all cars sold in U.S. post-1996) Retrieve generic and manufacturer specific Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTC), includes definitions lookup software on CD and displays DTC definitions on screen.
I thought I had a bad unit with LINK ERROR on two different cars. You will never see the MAXISCAN MS300 display on the LCD, as described in the manual. Here are the real steps to follow:1. With the ignition off plug it in. I immediately saw CAN OBD2 on the LCD.2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position. This is the position just before you crank the starter. Do not start the vehicle.3. Then press the ENTER button on the reader which starts the scan.4. Use th..