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Old 11-23-2012, 01:25 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I'm thinking about buying an android based tablet and would like to use it as a diagnostic tool for the truck in my sig and a couple other OBD2 vehicles. Can anyone describe functionality of the Torque app for an OBD2 6.5 vehicle? What sensors does it display, etc? I currently have an Ipad and the options for apps is slim as usual, so I would like to go the Android route.
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Old 11-25-2012, 06:13 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Will it read boost?
Nope. Not on my 96. It may be different for 97-99s/2000s. The adapter and software aren't the problem IMO. I don't thing boost/EGT signals are being sent through the port.
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Old 11-26-2012, 12:18 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Nope. Not on my 96. It may be different for 97-99s/2000s. The adapter and software aren't the problem IMO. I don't thing boost/EGT signals are being sent through the port.
I will start another thread on the app to see what other's are using it for on the OBD2 97-00...
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Where do you get the Torque app? I have an android razr. What about the cable? Is that a NAPA item?
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Where do you get the Torque app? I have an android razr. What about the cable? Is that a NAPA item?
Play Store. There are Free and a Paid ($6) versions. I bought the paid version.

You can buy a wired adapter. I didn't bother. I bought the bluetooth Elm 327 adapter from Amazon for $13. It works great.
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