I bought TOAD OBD scanner on April 25th, opted for EMS Express shipping and received it 4 days later from Australia. With my vehicle registration a couple of days away from expiring and having smog issues where my car will not pass due to all the systems not being ready, I plugged in TOAD ELM327 usb cable into car and my laptop upon receiving i...more »
This is the Best item i have bought from in my mechanic 10 year career so far. I had really amazing buys before but TOAD takes the cake. It works right out of the box. And I did read all the other reviews of Total Car Diagnostics. My issued was a P0135 which is an oxygen sensor issue and thanks to this tool I saved about $250+. Some reviews say that this is a cheap POS and that it did not read codes for their cars but they must have done something wrong because i tried this on 3 different cars and i was able to read all codes...more »
After looking into various OBDII adapters and apps to connect and diagnose my cars with an iPad or android phone I realized I was going to nickel and dime myself beyond the cost of whatever made my lights come on in the first place. TOAD seemed to be the simplest cabled (non wifi/ non bluetooth) solution so I ordered it and I'm glad I ...
The company does NOT exist, me and a lot others have purchased obd software from them and never got anything, no reply to emails, phone numbers are FAKE. I purchased a OBDII cable and software and never got anything, they never replied to my emails and the phone numbers belong to random people in other countrie...more »
Reading many positive reviews about Total Car Diagnostics and their products, I though I'd give TOAD a try. Expecting to get the same old under-promised, over-hyped experience, as is true with many of these OBD diagnostic scantools I got from eBay. Not so with these guys. Turned out to be a stellar exceptional product that worked on our 2001 Holden, 2004 Ford & 2008 BMW X5. Instantly showed their condition and faults. Saved us at least $2000 in repairs. My initial support ticket took 2 days to get answered. Next one took under 24 hours. So be prepared to wait. I'm sure they're dealing with many support request...more »