Autel MS300 Vehicle Scan
This little guy hooks up to your car computer and gets the diagnostic trouble codes(DTC). You also get what the definitions are on a CD that displays DTC definitions on screen.
There is an easy-to-read backlit LCD screen, multilingual menu and DTC definitions and standard 16-pin OBD-II connector--no additional cables are needed. It will get the VIN (Vehicle Identification No) on 2002 and newer vehicles that support Mode 9. It works with the CAN (Controller Area Network) protocols and all other current OBD-II protocols. It basically Works with all OBD-II compliant U.S., European and Asian vehicles (OBD-II is standard on all cars sold in U.S. post-1996) Here's what the manufacturer says: The MaxiScan code reader supports all OBD2 protocols, including the newly released Controller Area Network (CAN) protocol. Though it is small, it is able to retrieve same information as large expensive scanners. This code reader reviews the emission readiness status of OBD monitors and determines the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) status as well as turns off check engine light. It comes with free CD software with over 7000 DTC definitions and is powered via detachable OBD2 cable.