Buy OBD Scan Tool In Australia

On-Board Diagnostics (OBD) scan tools provide a great way to access your vehicle's advanced computer to monitor and diagnose almost any parameter. With over 15,000 possible parameters on most modern cars, you can now get the right tool to access the required system and perform almost any function.

This Buying Guide was designed to help you find the suitable product to meet your needs.

OBD-II Gauges & Trip Computers:

  • Suitable for OBDII Compatible Cars Only
  • Monitor real-time engine parameters & gauges
  • Log fuel and trip data
  • Diagnose (read & clear) generic and some manufacturer specific Engine Trouble Codes.

Three Types of Gauges & Trip Computers:

ScanGauge Car Monitor

Scangauge is a powerful vehicle monitor that will help you manage all crucial information on your car. It incorporates over 15 real-time digital gauges, trip computer consisting of 5 sets of data as well as a simple scan tool whose main function is to bring alert to you of any set and pending Engine trouble codes.

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Smartphone Scanners

Electronic dongle devices with main function to transmit OBD-II data by WiFi or Bluetooth to smart devices which can then be used as performance real-time gauges, trip computers and engine code readers. Look and capability are different from one app to another.

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Head Up Display (HUD)

Display of instrument readings in vehicles, can be seen without lowering the eyes, typically through being projected onto the windshield or visor. Suitable mainly for night driving.

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OBD-I & OBD-II Diagnostic Scan Tools

  • Suitable for OBDI and OBDII compatible cars. (Depending on the Scan Tool)
  • Access vehicle’s main control systems to diagnose both generic and manufacturer specific trouble codes
  • Perform more advanced diagnostics functions including service reset, actuation and coding and reprogramming


Diagnostics Scan Tools Types:

Engine Code Readers:

Works with OBDII compatible cars only to read and clear Engine diagnostics trouble codes. Other functions include Text/Graph Live Data, O2 Sensor test, I/M Readeness Test, Advanced Mode 6 etc.

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Multi-System Scan Tools (All Cars)

Work with both OBD-I and OBD-II compatible cars (Depending on the scan tool). Diagnose (read & clear) diagnostic trouble codes from multiple systems such as Engine, ABS, Airbag, Transmission & More. Special functions include: Oil/Service Reset, DPF Regeneration, EPB, SAS, TPMS Reset & More.

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OBD-I & OBD-II Diagnostic Scan Tools (Single Car)

Work with both OBD-I and OBD-II compatible cars (Depending on the scan tool). Offer same features and functions as the (All Cars Multi System Scan tool but instead of buying a scan tool to cover all cars, you can save money getting a multi system scanner to cover one to three specific car makes.

The following Scan Tools are available: