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Hi all! Can you please tell me if it is possible to diagnose (see errors) without special equipment?
I kind of read that it's fashionable to turn the ignition key several times and press something or do something else like that? Is it so?
 

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The ignition key process apparently works for some, but did not work for me.

Conventional troubleshooting techniques can work for some things, but not as well for others.

An OBD scan tool can save a lot of time and money by helping direct you to a particular area, rather than guessing at what might be wrong, changing this part then that part and so on.

If you have an android phone or device, you can buy a compatible ELM327 bluetooth adapter that will allow you to use certain apps like JScan, AlfaOBD, etc. that can see most if not all factory codes as well as graphing live sensor data, which is very helpful and the cost is reasonable.

 

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Thank you! The application has already been installed on the phone, the bluetooth adapter has been ordered)
I will try and write about the results! Thanks again!
 
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