Question about 2000 Mazda MPV
Is there a way to tap into it using a actron obd2 scanner. it wont start so cant drive it to mechanic to get diagnosed
The engine has to be running for the scanner to pull codes out of the car. By the way, the engine must be parked as well; if the car in drive (or driving along the street), it will not run the code. The connector should be below the steering column that mates with your Actron scanner.
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