Obdlink sx problem

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Ianstattoos
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Obdlink sx problem

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I'm having alot of trouble connecting the obdlink sx to the car. All the drivers are updated and installed, I've done this quite a few times with no luck. I've tried using obdwiz and I'm also not connecting on there. Error says "connected to scan tool but not vehicle"

I've managed to connect it maybe twice out of alot of tries.

It's super frustrating, any help would be great.

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Ugnius @ VersaTune
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Re: Obdlink sx problem

Post by Ugnius @ VersaTune »

Try using a different computer and do not install any drivers, just let Windows install them automatically. This check will eliminate driver issues.
If it still doesn't work, try a different car. There may be electrical issues with the OBD-II port (lose or oxidized contacts).
If nothing works, your OBDLink SX may be faulty.

Lgdesignllc
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Re: Obdlink sx problem

Post by Lgdesignllc »

I had the same issue two computers and the port seems fine when using my snap on scanner. Sending back the cable

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