Review: Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader with O2 Sensor Test and On-board Monitor Test

By | May 10, 2017

Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader
The Launch 6001 is a handheld OBDII scan tool that hooks up to most any vehicle and gives the problem it is having.
 
All vehicles built after 1996 have a OBDII port that can connect to a scan tool and give information, such as why an engine light is on.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader with O2 Sensor Test OBD2 Port
A OBD2 connector is usually located under the driver side dashboard but Google your car or trucks make and model to locate it if needed.
 
The Launch 6001 us one such scan tool that connects to a OBDII port and talk to the On-board computer and then displays the error.
 
Product Features
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader with O2 Sensor Test and On-board Monitor Test Specs
OBD Full functions
Read Dynamic Data Streams
Read Readiness status
Turn Off Malfunction Light (MIL)
Query freeze Fame Data
read Current DTCs
O2 Sensor Test
On-board Monitor Test
Read Pending DTCs
On-board System pr component control
Read Vehicle Information
Read Permanent DTCs
Color and graphical display of data streams
Free Update via the Internet
Multilingual support
Data Record and Replay
Print Data Via PC
 
The package comes with the unit and a USB cord to print with or for updates.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader Overview
The button layout is nice a simple with a well built solid case.
 
After plugging in the 6001 the main menu comes up with Diagnose, Record M, Settings, and Help options.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader with O2 Sensor Test Main Menu
No battery is needed and it draws power from the OBDII port.
 
Under the diagnostic menu it has the options to Read Codes, Erase Codes, I/M Readiness, and Data Stream.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader T2
 
While most any scanner can read and erase code the 6001 has a Datastream mode that can read real time Data.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader Datastream mode
 
The real time data feature is very nice with a lot of information to scroll though.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader T3
 
Other options include Freeze Frame, 02 Sensor Test, On-Board Monitoring, and Evap System.
Review Launch 6001 OBDII Code Reader T4
 
Read More Review Here on Amazon
Launch Code Reader Scanner 6001 Full OBDII/EOBD Diagnostic Functions Scan Tool with O2 Sensor Test and On-board Monitor Test

 
Summary
Having a good OBDII scan tool while troubleshooting a vehicle can save a lot of time and headaches.
 
The Launch 6001 is a good unit to use and will find most any problem a car or truck is having.
 
Like most scan tools it can read and clear codes with but can also give real time data and do 02 sensor test.
 
We are still testing the Launch 6001 so far with good results and will update as we test it more.
 
As always be sure to read the reviews on Amazon or elsewhere to be sure a unit is a good fit for you.
 


 

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