• New Diesel Handheld Heavy-Duty Scan Tool with Regens Available Now

    Now available from Diesel Laptops, the Diesel Handheld scanner is a simple to use Heavy-Duty scan tool that allows you to read and clear DTC’s, view live data, and perform DPF regens on most makes and models. 

    The Diesel Handheld tool features a 4” LCD screen that will work in temperatures ranging from 14 degrees Fahrenheit to 122 degrees. It comes in a rugged carry case and includes the 6 pin, 9 pin, OBDII, and CAT 9 cable.

    Features and benefits:

    The Diesel Handheld is a very capable scan tool, with the following features and benefits:

    • Read and clear codes
    • View freeze frame data
    • View Live data
    • Force Regens on select engines
    • Includes lifetime updates
    • Support for both J1708 and J1939 protocols
    • English, French and Spanish language support

    Simple to Use

    In this video, Diesel Technician, Anthony, provides a brief overview of the tool and what's included in the box, then demonstrates how to use the scan tool to view data a force a regen.

    Using this tool is very simple. To get started, plug the OBDII Cable into the OBDII port located at the top of the Diesel Handheld (image below). 

    Next, connect either the 6-Pin, 9-Pin or Cat 9 Pin to the other end of the OBDII cable. Then connect to your vehicle. 

    Once connected, you will have the option to choose either HD or EOBD.

    Once you've made the selection, run a systems automatic search to find the systems on the vehicle. 

    This then brings you to a menu where you can choose from the systems found on the truck. You can then choose the options to read or clear faults, freeze frame data or view live data.

    Performing a Regen

    Regens are simple and are accessed from the main menu by choosing “DPF Regen” and choosing your manufacturer from the list.

    DPF Regen

    Historically any bi-directional functionality has been limited to more expensive tools on the market which do not fit everyone’s budget. We were able to confirm regen capabilities on Detroit, Cummins, Mack & Volvo, Isuzu, Paccar, and International Maxxforce engines.

    DPF Regen Capabilities

    The Diesel Handheld has the ability to force regens on the following:

    • Cummins
    • Detroit
    • Isuzu
    • Mack
    • International Maxxforce
    • Volvo
    • Caterpillar
    • Hino
    • Paccar engines

    How to Purchase

    To purchase this tool by phone, call us at 888-983-1975. To purchase this tool on our website, click here or add it to your cart using the button below.

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    Anthony - February 11, 2021

    What is needed is. Scan tool to force regeneration on light duty diesel trucks, GM Duramax, RAM with Cummins and Ford Powerstroke. Not all of us work on the big rigs. There are lots of light duty diesels on the Highway. You are missing a huge market to service.

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