August 3, 2021

The Best OBD2 Scanners in 2020

Looking for the best OBD2 scanner that won’t break the bank? Our team of researchers have tested 2020’s most popular OBD2 scanners to see which comes out on top.

After extensive testing the results are finally in. Read on to see which ODB scanner takes our top spot in 2020.

7.9
  • Diagnoses 5500 Different Problems
  • Quickly Alerts You About Issues
  • Simple To Setup
  • Works on most cars after 1996

6.2
  • Diagnoses 5000 Problems
  • Works Out Of The Box
  • Pairs To An Android App

6.2
  • Diagnoses 5000 Problems
  • Works Out Of The Box
  • Pairs To An Android App

7.9
  • Diagnoses 5500 Different Problems
  • Quickly Alerts You About Issues
  • Simple To Setup
  • Works on most cars after 1996

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9.9
5/5
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FIXD exceeded all our expectations by a huge distance. Not only does it diagnose more problems than any other scanner, it’s incredibly easy to use and terrific value for money.
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7.9
3.5/5
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  • Diagnoses 5500 Different Problems
  • Quickly Alerts You About Issues
  • Simple To Setup
  • Works on most cars after 1996
Car Doc is able to diagnose numerous different car problems, but unfortunately requires a lot of setup. Good but could be better.
6.2
2.9/5
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  • Diagnoses 5000 Problems
  • Works Out Of The Box
  • Pairs To An Android App
Blue Driver is good at diagnosing certain car problems, but it’s a shame it’s so difficult to use. Good in certain situations.
5.4
2.5/5
Rate it! (4394)
  • Diagnoses 5000 Problems
  • Stayed Plugged In
  • Fairly Simple Setup
Autel will diagnose problems, but we struggled to understand the readouts it gave. Definitely needs improvement for the average use.
  • Diagnoses 5500 Different Problems
  • Quickly Alerts You About Issues
  • Simple To Setup
  • Works on most cars after 1996
"Good"
7.9
3.5/5
  • Diagnoses 5000 Problems
  • Stayed Plugged In
  • Fairly Simple Setup
"Not the Best"
6.2
3/5

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