Obdexpress.co.uk strongly recommended the 2017 Launch x431 v 8inch tablet, x431 v 8″won x431 V pro 7 inch, Launch X431 PAD II,X-431 V+ Pro in 6 reasons.
Here we go :
1. Launch X-431 V 8″ has wider vehicle coverage.
Launch x-431 v 8 Supports up to 69 car brands about 220 car models from European, USA and Asian.And adds Brazilian (Fiat, GM etc), Indian (MAHINDRA,MARUTI,TATA), Chinese, AU (Ford,Holden), and Malay (PROTON,PERODUA(PERODUA)) cars, that other X431 does not have.
(Full X431 V 8 inch car brand list, please check here)
2. It comes with various special functions that other X431 do not support:
Brake reset, oil reset, SRS reset, Battery reset, ABS bleeding,Electronic throttle relearn,
TPMS reset, PDF regeneration, Gear learning, IMMO key programming.
3. Support 2 year free update online.
old X431 support only 1 year free update. As we all known, Launch X431 tool upgrade is not cheap, but extend update year to 2 year will save you almost another machine.
4. Cover newer vehicle till 2017.
i.e support BMW model up to 2017
BMW coding and programming function are available,clean menu makes it easier operate than BMW dealer level software BMW ICOM ISTA.
And the biggest advantage is that X-431 V 8″ Pad supports basic BMW key programming function as well. This is an innovative idea.
so Launch X431 V 8 inch=BMW diagnostic+coding+ key programming 3-in-1 device.
5. Launch X431 V 8inch Supports Toyota till 2017.
Toyota software comes with special functions, i.e registration electric throttle learning,oil reset, actuation test and write VIN etc
6. X431 V developed VW online programming function
And you not need to connect to German server. X431 V provides dealer level VW diagnosis as ODIS.
Function under VW menu:
VW crafter (LT3) light truck