The Tools We Use

At Corpus Auto Service in Corpus Christi, TX, we care about our customers; and we want them to know that we care about their vehicles as well. That’s why we use state-of-the-art devices that are available to us to diagnose issues with their vehicle. Today’s vehicles are a lot different than the vehicles of 20 or even 10 years ago. We understand that in order to provide an accurate assessment of what needs done to our customer’s vehicles, we need the right tools to get the job done.

Here is a list of electronic tools that we use today:

For Mercedes Benz, BMW, and Mini Cooper vehicles, we use a Autologic Scanner. This newest scanner can perform a diagnostic scan faster than our previous ways. This gives us the opportunity to provide a more accurate service quote for our customers who have a Mercedes Benz, BMW, or Mini Cooper vehicle.

For Volkswagen and Audi vehicles, we use a VAG-COM Diagnostic System device. This device uses more in-depth Volkswagen Group specific commands; which other scanner devices may not be able to read. This device makes provides a more accurate reading of the Volkswagen and Audi electrical systems.

For Porsche vehicles, we us a Durametric Diagnostic Tool. This device is designed to read the trouble codes and adds in diagnosing problems with the vehicle. This device can also give the technician an overall performance and maintenance history.

For Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Jaguar, and Land Rover vehicles, we use a VCM IDS Scan Tool. VCM stands for Vehicle Communication Module. We are able to diagnose issues with your vehicle accurately and professionally.

For General Motors vehicles, we use a Tech-2 Scanner. This device is equipped with General Motors software, which helps us read your vehicles electronic system with factory level accuracy.

For European Vehicles, we use a Baum Scan Tool. This device is designed to read all of the complex European electronic systems. It reads the trouble codes and aids in diagnosing problems in your vehicle.

For Asian Vehicles, Toyota, and Lexus, we use a Bosch Mastertech Scanner. This device is equipped with factory level software, which helps us troubleshoot any issues with these makes of vehicles.

A MaxiDAS Scanner – this device is used on Jaguar and Land Rover and for 40 different makes and models of vehicles. This device is used to find out what codes are causing your Check Engine Light to come on, and has the ability to clear those codes. It provides deep vehicle system coverage for all electronic systems. Records and plays back live data to help pinpoint troubles for sensors and components. This tool offers key coding as well as component activation.

A Launch Scanner – this tool is used for all makes and models of vehicles. This device is also used to find out what codes are causing your Check Engine Light to come on, and has the ability to clear those codes. This device also records live data and offer module coding and many other options.

A SnapOn-Solis – The newest of SnapON's comprehensive diagnostic tools. This tool in addition to scan capabilities has online access to the largest problem solving database in the world which provides specific directions and answers for numerous types of problems.

A Bosch - J25-34 – This is a specific factory level interface tool for programing on almost every manufacturers product.

We keep all of our electronic device tools up-to-date with the latest software, so that we can provide accurate and fast service to our customers.
Contact Us to see what we can do for your vehicle today.