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post #1 of 5 Old 09-04-2012, 11:58 AM Thread Starter
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OBD2 Cable useful at all?

I've got a USB OBD2-compatible cable that I had for my Mini Cooper S. I'm wondering if it's useful at all for my new JK, or if I should just sell it. Is there any software out there that will read/pull codes from the JK, allow programming, etc. that works with such a cable?

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post #2 of 5 Old 09-05-2012, 06:17 PM
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what else might you have from the mini?
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post #3 of 5 Old 09-05-2012, 10:46 PM Thread Starter
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what else might you have from the mini?
SSS/DIS software. A full, new bottle of power steering fluid, the special "socket" for getting the oil filter off, a low-profile jack and jack stands.

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what else might you have from the mini?
Crabs, the clap, syphilis... it's a pretty long list of things you can get from midget hookers.

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post #5 of 5 Old 09-05-2012, 11:59 PM
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Any standard OBDII program will read the codes which is all you can do. All you can do is monitor what's going on and pull/erase codes, you can't program anything on a '12 regardless of what program you have.

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