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Old 11-24-2007, 01:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anybody have an idea of what a dealership would charge to hook my SHO up to one of their fancy diagnostic machines?

A code reader won't cut it - I'm thinking I need some data logging and more specific sensor info to chase down a problem.



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$85 usually. It depends on how much the shop charges for an hour's labor.
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I though running a diagnostic mean just pulling the codes? What else do they do?

I agree with Qwertz. In my area it's $85-120. Usually they charge it as 1 hour labor.
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I though running a diagnostic mean just pulling the codes? What else do they do?

I agree with Qwertz. In my area it's $85-120. Usually they charge it as 1 hour labor.
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The more expensive equipment that Ford has will show pending codes, which will not trigger an SES light, and therefore not set a hard code to read with a normal scanner.
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