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Old 01-01-2011, 06:57 PM
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cant get 94 olds 88 to pic up auto scanner

cant get olds 88 to pick up auto scanner everyone says its obd1 but it has the obd2 plug and it wont link up with the code reader any help ? ive checked all the fuses and they are good

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GM adopted OBD2 in 1995 on some models. '94 were all still OBD1. the GM-1 connector used for the OBD1 connection looks simmilar to the OBD2 connector, but there diffrent
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cant get olds 88 to pick up auto scanner everyone says its obd1 but it has the obd2 plug and it wont link up with the code reader any help ? ive checked all the fuses and they are good
94 is OBD1, there were no standards for OBD1 connectors, it just so happened the the GM style connector was the one adopted for OBDII.
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thanks guy so i guess i need a tech 1 scanner with the obd2 adapter harness
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