Obsolescence of Some Essential Shop Diagnostic Tools Factor to Consider in Vehicle Selection


Main­te­nance shop diag­nos­tic tools either defy obso­les­cence and get replaced only when bro­ken or they become obso­lete as tech­nol­o­gy changes. Bid­ding for diag­nos­tic tools should include update costs for the expect­ed life to com­pare on a life­cy­cle basis as part of the vehi­cle selec­tion process.

Inter­na­tion­al Auto­mo­tive Tech­ni­cians’ Net­work is net­work of 50K+ shops; spon­sor­ing mem­ber can search data­base for com­ments on tools