How to Troubleshoot an Actron CP9145?

Answer Many vehicles made since 1998 have an installed computer. This computer displays information about the car. The Actron CP9145 is a scanner that you connect to the computer. It will tell you what pr... Read More »

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How to Use Actron?

Ohio-based Actron manufactures and sells vehicle scanning equipment. Actron's auto code scanner allows you to connect it to your home computer to diagnose a variety of problems with your vehicle. T... Read More »

Who makes Actron?

Actron products are made by the company Actron and sold through such retailers as AutoZone, Pep Boys and Sears. Actron is an independent company founded in 1964, and is not owned by any larger or... Read More »

How to Use an Actron 9180?

The Actron CP9180 is an automotive diagnostic tool, also called an automotive scan tool. The CP9180 uses OBD-II technology, which is in place for all vehicles sold after the 1995 model year. The pr... Read More »

How to Use the Actron Timing Light?

Your Actron timing light allows you to synchronize your car's spark to base timing for better engine operation. If the ignition timing is too advanced, the engine's cylinders will operate under abn... Read More »