Keen to avoid unnecessary Land Rover equipment expenses, well with the right land rover diagnostic tool, automotive issues can be easily and quickly diagnosed. Luckily, here at ART Garage Crewe, our team of qualified mechanics have years of experience conducting detailed diagnostics on Land Rover vehicles – including Range Rovers.
Having used a wide range of automotive diagnostic tools specially designed to diagnose Land Rover issues, we know which tools produce the best results. Regardless of whether you’re searching for a specific Range Rover classic diagnostic tool or simply want to find out more about diagnostic tools and their capabilities, we can help.
What do Land Rover diagnostic tools do?
When it comes to any vehicle, diagnostic tools, methods, and equipment is essential to determining the source of many automotive issues. While some car problems, such as a cracked windscreen or flat tyre, won’t require much investigation and can be diagnosed by simply taking a good look at the vehicle, other issues can’t be detected by the naked eye.
Instead, you’ll need to invest in the right automotive diagnostic tools. These tools work by scanning a vehicle’s individual components and systems and flagging any detected problems. For example, an illuminated ‘check engine’ light suggests something’s not performing as it should under the bonnet of your vehicle, but a diagnostic tool/scan will often be required to help pinpoint the exact source of the issue.
While these diagnostic tools will provide a specific code upon detecting an issue that can help you to identify the source of the problem, it can be difficult for car enthusiasts to accurately interpret these codes and successfully rectify the problem. Instead, it’s always best to seek out professional guidance as qualified mechanics will have more experience working with specialised diagnostic equipment and interpreting these codes.
It’s also worth noting that the best diagnostic tools for the job will vary according to the make and model of the vehicle. To help you determine which diagnostic tools are best for identifying automotive issues in Land Rovers and Range Rovers, we list some of the top-rated tools below.
Which diagnostic tools are best for Land Rovers?
As mentioned above, diagnostic tools can be specially designed for certain automotive brands, and Land Rover is no exception. Out of all the Land Rover diagnostic tools for sale, there are several diagnostic tools that stand out from the crowd for all the right reasons. High-end diagnostic tools are often specially created for high-end vehicles like Land Rovers as they can be used to fine-tune the setup by recording vehicle performance statistics and even taking live data measurements.
iCarsoft Technology Inc. is well-known for delivering high-quality and functional diagnostic tools for Land Rover owners. Their TF930 vehicle fault diagnostic tool is specifically pre-programmed for Land Rover and Jaguar vehicles, and allows for the accurate diagnosis of a wide range of complex automotive issues.
Compatible with the Land Rover Defender (1997-2012), Discovery (2002-2013), Freelander (1999-2013), Range Rover (1999-2012), Range Rover Sport (2005-2013), Evoque (2012-2013), and the Jaguar (1994-2014) models, this high-end diagnostic test boasts a variety of features and capabilities. This includes an O2 sensor test, an EVAP system test, on-board monitoring, and the ability to retrieve vehicle information as well as both generic and manufacturer-specific codes.
GAP G3 IIDTool
For those with a more generous budget, the GAP G3 IIDTool is another highly-rated Land-Rover-specific diagnostic tool that shouldn’t be overlooked. Boasting standard diagnostic functions that can be used on any Land Rover model, as well as more advanced functions that are VIN locked to just one vehicle, this tool comes with full diagnostic capability.
From manual components activation and service routines to the collection of live data and the ability to perform calibrations, this handy tool provides in-depth diagnostics with sought-after functionality. It covers the Defender L316 (2007), Discovery 3/LR3 L319 (2004-2009), Discovery 4/LR4 L319 (2010), Freelander 2/LR2 L359, Range Rover Evoque L538 (2011), Range Rover L322 (2002-2012), Range Rover L405 (2013), Range Rover Sport L320 (2005-2013), and the Range Rover Sport L494 (2014).
Britpart Lynx Evo 2
Ideal for diagnosing a long list of automotive issues in all Land Rover vehicles from the 1990s onwards, the Lynx Evo 2 delivers powerful and portable diagnostics. Compatible with both iOS and Android mobile devices, Apple and Samsung-users alike can easily update the software and make the most of this easy-to-use Land Rover diagnostic tool.
It comes with the ability to read and clear fault codes, read and display live data, test actuators, and even perform programming operations. The Britpart Lynx Evo 2 also boasts a variety of special functions and a service reset feature that makes it ideal for both home users as well as professional car garages. Complete with a Lynx Evo dongle, quick start guide, and a protective carry case, it makes a fantastic diagnostic tool for any Land Rover owner.
Specialist Land Rover services
At ART Garage Crewe, we’ve invested in a substantial selection of specialist high-end diagnostic tools designed specifically for Land Rovers, allowing us to speedily identify and rectify a wide range of automotive issues. Regardless of whether your vehicle is suffering from electrical faults or poor suspension, rest assured we can help.
If you’re on the lookout for high-quality and reliable Land Rover service in Crewe, choose the Land Rover Specialists at ART Garage Crewe. Thanks to a significant 75 years of collective experience in this industry, our knowledgeable team of mechanics are on hand to keep your luxury 4×4 in fantastic condition. Plus, we only fit genuine OEM parts, so you can feel confident that your vehicle will receive optimum maintenance and repair services – with full vehicle diagnostics. To speak with a qualified member of our team today or to book your Land Rover into our garage for its annual service regardless of its Land Rover service history, simply give us a call on 0127 021 4445. Alternatively, you can also fill out our convenient online contact form to submit your enquiry. Once we’ve received your enquiry, we’ll ensure someone gets back to shortly to find out more about your Land Rover servicing requirements