Autel MaxiSys MS908CV Diagnostic System for Commercial Vehicles

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Autel MaxiSys MS908CV Diagnostic System for Commercial Vehicles


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Product Includes

As a new member of Autel’s MaxiSys family, the MaxiSys CV is built on the powerful MaxiSys 908 platform and provides a comprehensive diagnostic solution for virtually all commercial vehicles as well as machines made in North America, Europe and Asia. Offering advanced features and extreme ease-of-use, MaxiSys CV is the ideal solution for independent repair shops, owner-operators and various sized fleets seeking a single scan tool for all their professional heavy-duty needs.


  • Extraordinarily powerful Cortex-A9 quad-core processor
  • 9.7” 1024x768 LED-backlit glossy Multi Touch capacitive display with IPS technology
  • Internal reliable and fast 32GB Solid State Drive for better performance
  • Built-in 5-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and flashlight
  • Dual-band (2.4 GHz & 5.0 GHz) 802.11n Wi-Fi to access your favorite web resources
  • Unique shop tough ergonomic design features strong rubber protection and housing;
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery for up to 8 hours of continuous operation
  • USB, audio and auxiliary ports make it easy to connect accessories
  • The VCI connects to the main unit wirelessly with up to 230 meters working range


  • Open source Android Operating System for fast boot-up and multitasking
  • Easy and intuitive navigation makes finding what you need simple and fast
  • Extensive vehicle coverage for more than 80 US, Asian and European commercial vehicle makes and machines
  • Complete capabilities for codes, live data, actuation tests, adaptations and ECU coding
  • Displays live data in text, graph, analog and digital gauge for easy data review and analysis
  • Configures display options, sets triggers, records and playbacks results with one touch
  • Records and playbacks live data to pinpoint troubles of sensors and components
  • Cloud-based Data Manager saves customer and vehicle records, scanner data and technician notes
  • Remote technical support for convenient demonstration, training and increased customer satisfaction
  • Prints out recorded data anytime and anywhere with Wi-Fi technology
  • Automatic Wi-Fi updates available in new software releases

Autel MaxiSys CV Review

We have done a complete, in-depth review of this product including videos, side-by-side comparisons, and more. You can read the Autel MaxiSys CV Review on our blog page.


Detailed Specifications

Operating System: Android™ 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich

Processor: Samsung Exynos Quad-Core Processor 1.4GHz

Memory: 2GB RAM & 32GB On-board Memory

Display: 9.7-inch LED capacitive touchscreen with 1024x768 resolution

Connectivity: Ethernet: RJ45 Ethernet Connection • WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n) • USB: 2.0 • BT v.2.1 + EDR • SD Card (Support up to 32GB) • HDMI

Camera (rear) Rear-facing, 5.0 Megapixel, AF with Flashlight

Sensors: Gravity Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor (ALS)

Audio Input/Output: Microphone • Dual Speakers • 4-Band 3.5 mm stereo/standard headset jack

Power and Battery: 11000 mAh 3.7 V lithium-polymer battery Charging via 12 V AC/DC power supply

Input Voltage: 12 V (9-24 V)

Power Consumption: 6.5 W

Operating Temp.: -10 to 55°C (14 to 131°F)

Storage Temp.: -20 to 70°C (-4 to 158°F)

Housing: Strong plastic housing with protective rubber boot

Dimensions: 300 mm (11.81”) x 220 mm (8.66”) x 50 mm (1.97”)

Weight: NW: 1.42 kg (3.13 lb.), GW: 8.052 kg (17.75 lb.)

Protocols: SAE J1939; SAE J1708; Manufacturer customized J1939; Manufacturer customized J1708; KWP; VPW; UDS-CAN; CDL

 Kit Contents

  1. MaxiFlash Elite
  2. Adapter for Deutsch-9
  3. Adapter for Deutsch-6
  4. Adapter for UNI-4
  5. Adapter Case
  6. JW10(x2)
  7. JW9(x2)
  8. JW8(x2)
  9. JW7(x2)
  10. JW6(x2)
  11. JW5(x2)
  12. JW4(x2)
  13. JW3(x2)
  14. JW2(x2)
  15. JW1(x2)
  16. User Manual
  17. Light Fuse
  18. Quick Reference Guide
  19. Main cable
  20. Carry case
  21. USB Cable
  22. Cigarette Lighter
  23. Compact Disc (CD)
  24. AC/DC External Power Adapter
  25. Clipper Cable
  26. Soft Cloth
  27. Packing List
  28. Mini USB Cable

Our Opinion

At this time, we don't recommend this tool unless you are working specific truck manufacturers. In some cases, the software it very well done. In other cases, it is very poor or non-existent. Please call us at 888-983-1975 or Contact Us to discuss your situation and find the correct tool for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

 How do updates work? Your unit will receive free updates for 12 months. After 12-months your tool will keep working, but you need to pay $1295 per year if you wish to receive updates & support.

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