How to Use Actron?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

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 »

Actron Scanning Tools?

Actron is a company that specializes in car diagnostic tools, including scan tools, electrical testers and battery tester. A scan tool allows you to run diagnostic tests on your vehicle to determin... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot an Actron CP9145?

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 »