WHY DOES MY DIAGNOSTIC LINK ONLY HAVE TWO WIRES

  • Tiny
  • smedly
  • 1994 Chevrolet Beretta
  • 160,000 miles

Cant check codes because only have two wires on far right top and bottom

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 10:28 AM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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Here's what it should have

http://i1198.photobucket.com/albums/aa448/Wrenchtech/57461554.gif

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 10:59 AM
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It only has wires to the a and m pins

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:29 AM
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That's all it needs.

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:32 AM
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It has wires only to the a and the m pins

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:33 AM
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Should it send codes through the a and m pins then?

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:43 AM
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It will if you are using the right equipment which I doubt you are. The scan tool has to provide external power because OBD1 links are not powered.

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:49 AM
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Was told to use a jumper wire to view codes

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 11:57 AM
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They say to jump the a and b terminals

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 12:00 PM
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Not on that one.

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 12:00 PM
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What do I need to read my codes?

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 AT 12:06 PM

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