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My innova 3130 obd2 scanner does not turn on. I replaced the batteries and looks like it is going to turn on, the blue backlight comes on, and then it get innoperable from any keypad. The display never comes on. Any way to fix this device?

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My buddy's 3130 did this same thing today. Here's how I fixed it.

While turned on (back light is lit), unscrew the top two screws on the back and remove them.

With the back of the unit facing your palm, tap the unit against your hand like you are trying to knock the screws out of the holes.

After a few taps, the screen should come back on.

Hope this helps. It worked for us.

Posted on Sep 15, 2010

  • mohamjordan Dec 30, 2010

    My 3130 did the same thing. Screen back light flashes on then off and will not power on. I removed all screws and opened it a part and just played with it then don't know what it just works again. After uknown times of functioning properly it will stop working a gain and i have to do the above all over. peace of **** unit

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