At LJM Car Diagnostics, we bring you regular blogs like this one to show you the world of possibility that exists in affordable car scanner equipment. Not only do these handy gadgets allow you to get to the bottom of any faults that your vehicle is experiencing, but it also saves you a lot of money in getting faults diagnosed at your local garage.
The Carista OBD scanner (or OB2 scanner if we’re being super-accurate) is one such device that lets you diagnose pretty much any electrical issue you have with your pride and joy. From faulty airbags to fuel efficiency, even novices to car maintenance can quickly and easily check the status of all of a car’s systems.
Total Customization Power
The Carista OBD car scanner tool is just about the size of a pack of matches, but this belies its power and usefulness to car owners. In addition to all its diagnostic capabilities, it also allows you to customize all kinds of electrical systems through your vehicle’s ECU. Pretty much anything that’s electrically powered can be set up just how you want it.
What do we mean? Well, just look at this list of things you can customize with this car code scanner:
- Whether your seat belt warning alarm rings
- If you door ‘dings’ sound when you leave it open with the lights on
- Which lights are used for daytime driving
- How bright your lights are
- Whether your gauge needles ‘sweep’ across when you start the car
- How your electric mirrors are set up
- What level your seat heaters are set at
We could go on with the list of things that this nifty little car scanner customize on your car, but suffice to say, it’s a long one, with the device allowing you to control just about anything.
Getting Started is a Cinch!
As we mentioned earlier, this OBD scanner is so simple to use that anyone can do it. All that you need to do is download the Carista app onto your smartphone (from either Google Play or the Apple Store) and plug the car scanner’s lead into the OBD2 port that’s usually just under the steering wheel.
Once you’ve done that, you’ll be presented with a menu with all the diagnostic and customization tools the device contains and from there it’s all pretty self-explanatory. It really is a useful little gizmo and you’re looking at just £24.99! Not bad for a device that can do all this?
Save Money & Add Function With the Carista OBD Scanner
So, if you would like to enjoy all this functionality and control, your own Carista car scanner tool is just a few clicks away. You can buy yours or find out more about it by visiting our website www.ljmcardiagnostics today. Don’t worry if you find things a bit confusing, as we’re here to help if you get stuck. We’re more than happy to provide after sales guidance to anyone who needs a bit of technical assistance.
If you would like to get in touch with us about this or any of our wide range of car code scanner devices from all the main manufacturers, simply enter your details into our contact form and we’ll respond to your enquiry as quickly as we can.
Thanks for reading our latest blog. We hope it helps you save money and maintain your car in ways that you never thought possible!