The Tech 2 offers diagnostic functions available for 1992 and newer General Motors vehicles. Tech 2 software is individual for each brand.
The Tech 2 Scan Tester is a scan tool for GM and affiliated (e.g., Suzuki, Isuzu, Holden, Saab, AM General, and Opel/Vauxhall) dealerships worldwide.
The GM Tech 2 Scan Tester has three primary software functions:
2.Service Programming (ECU Reprogramming)
(1)Reprogram existing ECUs
(2)Replace and Program new ECUs
3.View Captured Data
1)Authentic GM software in the Tech 2 Flash means the most comprehensive diagnostic software available for late model GM vehicles.
2)Support for on-board diagnostics on all GM systems 1992 thru current year.
3)Removable hardware modules provide insurance against scan tool obsolescence.
4)Large, easy-to-read backlit screen.
5)RS232 & RS485 ports provide the avenue to connect future devices to your Tech 2 Flash.
6)Ability to capture stored DTCs, Freeze Frame, and Failure Record for later review.
7)Ability to view the status of vehicle diagnostic tests as they run.
8)Bi-directional The authentic GM 1992-current year software will provide full bi-directional control when performing power train, chassis, and body diagnostics.
9)Vetronix Tech 2 Specifications
11)Microprocessor: 32 bit,16 MHz
12)Memory: 32 MB flash type II PCMCIA. Type III slot available for future expansion.
13)Communications: Integral RS232 communication port.
14)Screen: 3.8.8 backlit monochrome with full graphics capability: 320,40 pixels. Displays up to 9 vehicle parameters at once .Download Tech2 Brochure (5.2 Mb)
An industry change in protocol from OBD II to Controller Area Network (CAN) has begun. In order to perform diagnostics on a vehicle that uses the CAN interface; you will need the Tech 2 Flash and a CAN diagnostic interface module. The module connects between the Tech 2 Flashs diagnostic link cable and the OBD adapter. Once the module is connected, it can be used on all GM vehicle applications,even those vehicles using other platforms such as OBD I and OBD II.
The following GM vehicles utilize the CAN interface:
05 Buick Allure (3.6L)
05 Buick LaCrosse (3.6L)
05 Buick Rainier (5.3L)
04-05 Buick Rendezvous (3.6L)
04-05 Cadillac CTS (3.6L)
04-05 Cadillac SRX (3.6L / 4.6L)
04-05 Cadillac XLR (4.6L)
05 Cadillac STS (3.6L / 4.6L)
05 Chevrolet Cobalt (2.2L)
05 Chevrolet Corvette (6.0L)
05 Chevrolet Equinox (3.4L)
05 Chevrolet TrailBlazer (5.3L)
05 Chevrolet SSR (6.0L)
04 Chevrolet Malibu (Body/Chassis only)
05 Chevrolet Malibu (3.5L)
05 GMC Envoy (5.3L)
05 Pontiac G6 (3.5L)
05 Pontiac GTO (6.0L)
05 Pontiac Pursuit (2.2L)
Package list (All ORIGINAL and NEW):
Tech-2 Flash Tester
32 MB PCMCIA Card with GM OE Applications
CAN diagnostic interface module(CANdi) and instruction sheet download (199.2 kb)
RS232 cable and user`s manual
DLC Cable, DLC Loopback Adapter
12V Cigarette Lighter Power Cable
SAE 16/19 Adapter
NAO 12/19 Adapter
Battery Power Cable
TIS 2000 CD+USB KEY