Snap-on Releases ETHOS+ Scan Tool
Feb. 18, 2015—Snap-On recently announced the release of its ETHOS+ scan tool, designed to provide access to OEM-specific codes and live data for over 70 vehicle systems.
Those systems include newer technologies such as TPMS, hybrid power systems, body controls, suspension and steering angle.
ETHOS+ also includes proprietary coverage for over 40 vehicle makes and offers optional European coverage for Audi, BMW, FIAT, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mercedes, MINI, Porsche, Smart, Volvo and Volkswagen.
“With the growth of technology in vehicles, there are few systems and repair jobs that aren’t impacted by onboard computer controls,” Mark Schaefer, director of marketing for Snap-on Diagnostics, said in a release. “ETHOS+ is a great value for every technician because it provides the top to bottom coverage that technicians need to service today’s complex vehicle systems. With user-friendly navigation, customizable settings and comprehensive trouble code definitions with a full-color display, ETHOS+ delivers an accurate diagnosis with only a few clicks in just moments, simplifying even the toughest jobs.”