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Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum Today, 07:28 AM
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Man, I think I got blocked from forum access for...

Man, I think I got blocked from forum access for a couple days after I tried to post a little cartoon picture of Spacely Sprocket yelling You're Fired!:confused:
Forum: What Do You Want In Your Snap-on Diagnostic Tools 12-10-2017, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 63
Posted By Witsend
I think the individuals do care, but company...

I think the individuals do care, but company policy in place is just to mainly support the people who have recently bought a currently supported scanners from the dealer network and has problems with...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-10-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,509
Posted By Witsend
Any evidence the battery might have momentarily...

Any evidence the battery might have momentarily had jumper cables clamps touched in reverse polarity momentarily enough to create a big spark and a momentary surge that took out the modules before...
Forum: US Member User Group 12-09-2017, 04:10 PM
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Views: 28
Posted By Witsend
How big is all of 17.4 with euro on an SD card?

I remember all of my original Solus 6.4 update card, the domestic and Asian (OBDI and OBDII all would fit on a 256mb card albiet no European on my 6.4 Solus .On a current Chinaman tool, Just the BMW,...
Forum: Lab Scope & Component Level Testing 12-08-2017, 07:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 265
Posted By Witsend
Thanks, I did initially see both downstream O2...

Thanks, I did initially see both downstream O2 sensors switching above thresholds in closed loop during warmup . All 4 heaters circuits display 1 amp. It just looks to me that the bank 2 cat is...
Forum: Lab Scope & Component Level Testing 12-07-2017, 09:08 PM
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Views: 265
Posted By Witsend
I put a new downstream bank 2 Denso sensor in ....

I put a new downstream bank 2 Denso sensor in . Both side monitored Cats read the same temp . Cleared codes, both downstream O2 sensors initially start switching up to about.8V and bank 2 actually...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-07-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,509
Posted By Witsend
Thumbs up Wow, soldering in new communication chip ? Where...

Wow, soldering in new communication chip ? Where can you get replacements locally? I think you can get many kinds of electronic components from Digikey, but probably not from parts stores or GM....
Forum: Lab Scope & Component Level Testing 12-07-2017, 11:21 AM
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Views: 265
Posted By Witsend
Joe and Crusty , thanks for the suggestions. I...

Joe and Crusty , thanks for the suggestions. I haven't gone into mode 6 in OBDII yet or did a HO2S heater relearn. Who would have figured they would come up with something akin to having to teach a...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-06-2017, 01:05 PM
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Posted By Witsend
I think maybe I would rule out an interruption of...

I think maybe I would rule out an interruption of 12v power supply (drop out) from a dead spot in a faulty ignition switch when turning the key from run to crank.:cool:
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-06-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,509
Posted By Witsend
Don't ever under estimate the crazy electrical...

Don't ever under estimate the crazy electrical issues of what an old fashioned simple problem like a bad or loose power or ground connection can cause on a Hi tech POS.:D:D
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-06-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,509
Posted By Witsend
What would happen at this stage if you...

What would happen at this stage if you disconnected the battery and reinstalled the original Body Control Module and Instrument Cluster back into vehicle:confused:(providing they don't smell burn't...
Forum: Scanner Capabilities 12-06-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 54
Posted By Witsend
I haven't used a Verus , but watching you tube...

I haven't used a Verus , but watching you tube video on recording playback it appeared to me that you have to manually move the dot on time Cursor to watch the changes . I seem to have to do this...
Forum: What Do You Want In Your Snap-on Diagnostic Tools 12-06-2017, 07:25 AM
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Views: 56
Posted By Witsend
Snyching dash cam to Recording

Seems like watching a dash cam recording with audio to the point of where you know a problem actually occurs, stopping it and going back a few frames could be a time saver. Seems like the technology...
Forum: Scanner Capabilities 12-06-2017, 07:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 54
Posted By Witsend
Recording playback and graphing

I was always one that watched data on the scanner as it happened and seldom made recordings and played things back. Back in the days of Ford WDS, If you saved a recording and played it back , I think...
Forum: Diagnostic Platforms 12-05-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 45
Posted By Witsend
You can always go mellow out with a few more...

You can always go mellow out with a few more beers like me and realize you could have achieved greatness as an attorney every time the wife tells me I Am Barrister.:D;)
Forum: Lab Scope & Component Level Testing 12-05-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 265
Posted By Witsend
P2A04 (P0157) HO2S performance Bank 2 Sensor 2

2007 Chevy Express 4.8L. 108K miles No exhaust leaks evident. Fuel trims ok. Both Rear O2s appear to be switching but bank 2 downstream O2 voltage does not seem to cycle as fast or get as high and...
Forum: J2534 (Flash Reprogramming) User Forum 12-05-2017, 08:03 AM
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Views: 1,509
Posted By Witsend
I used to own the Passthrough 3000 that I used...

I used to own the Passthrough 3000 that I used to go round and round with support , until my mom yanked me out by my ears from the revolving doors and knocked some sense into me.;)
Forum: Solus/SOLUS PRO User Forum 12-04-2017, 03:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 841
Posted By Witsend
(Sorry to hear your Dad isn't doing well, ...

(Sorry to hear your Dad isn't doing well, Prayers and best wishes for a fast recovery )
So in in a Nut Shell with support , Jack Mehoff was absolutely of no help for at least providing you a...
Forum: Verus User Forum 12-04-2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 137
Posted By Witsend
Lol, just people finding creative ways to justify...

Lol, just people finding creative ways to justify their employment and keep busy for 8 hours and justify a check at the end of the week.:D;)
Forum: US Member User Group 12-03-2017, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 48
Posted By Witsend
Anyone remember rebuilding wheel cylinders ?

Normally you just replace them now a days but I was doing the rear brakes and cylinders on a 2000 Jeep Wrangler, and let rust penetrant soak the tube nuts overnight and one side freed ok and the...
Forum: Diagnostic Platforms 12-03-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 114
Posted By Witsend
I don't think Snap On is able to add more Bi...

I don't think Snap On is able to add more Bi Directional testing and modules to a Blue Point Scanner that I think is made by Nexiq. There is an older regular Nexiq pocket IQ with key pad , non touch...
Forum: US Member User Group 12-03-2017, 09:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 71
Posted By Witsend
Well surprisingly on this Jeep wrangler front...

Well surprisingly on this Jeep wrangler front diff has no shims on the outboard sides of the carrier bearing races, so the orange plastic dead blow hammer slowly working side to side , then the caps...
Forum: US Member User Group 12-02-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 71
Posted By Witsend
Not a Gynecologist, But I'll take a look

F@ck, :mad: Doesn't any one rent a Differential Spreader? Can usually do it but always PITA , Every shop I've worked at , they either don't have one or it's missing pieces or broken. How many folk...
Forum: US Member User Group 12-01-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 71
Posted By Witsend
It's a $peecey Spicer Meatball

2000 Jeep Wrangler 2.5, I had a heck of a time finding aftermarket replacement front axle shaft U-joints for it. Nothing matched in Moog. Chrysler Mopar part list is over $80 a piece for part #...
Forum: US Member User Group 12-01-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,466
Posted By Witsend
Smoking an Intake ?

Don't worry about looking for the correct size plastic cap to cover the throttle body. Leave the air intake tube on the throttle body , remove the tube from the air flow sensor (downstream end) ,...
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