What diagnostic software does Porsche use?

The Durametric Diagnostic Tool for Porsche was created for independent repair shops and private owners alike. It provides access to the many Porsche control units for maintenance and troubleshooting information.

Is Porsche an OBD2?

Porsche, like every car built since 1996, has an OBD2 compliant fault output system. The goal of the OBD2 compliance is to map problems, which the cars onboard diagnostic system has identified, into a common, understandable fault definition that is used by multiple manufacturers to resolve an issue.

What diagnostic tools should I buy?

Top 7 Best Car Diagnostic Tools on the Market 2022

  1. FOXWELL NT301 Professional Enhanced OBDII Diagnostic Code Reader.
  2. Innova Color Screen with Bluetooth 3160g Code Reader/Scan Tool.
  3. LAUNCH X431 PROS Mini Automotive Diagnostic Tool.
  4. BlueDriver Bluetooth Pro OBDII Scan Tool.

Does Carly work with Porsche?

Run a car check on Porsche and identify mechanical over revs and more! With the Lite Version of Carly for Porsche you can test compatibility of your car for all functions that the Pro Version offers. You can purchase a Pro License inside the Carly for Porsche App.

How do you read Porsche codes?


  1. Locate the OBD-II port under the dashboard and plugin your OBD-II scanner.
  2. Turn on the ignition but do not start the engine.
  3. Turn on your scanner and press enter to communicate with the vehicle.
  4. Select the Porsche model.
  5. Scroll to Read Fault Codes.

What is PD DTC?

Permanent Diagnostic Trouble Codes (PDTCs) are very similar to regular Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs). However, unlike regular DTCs, they cannot be reset by disconnecting the vehicle’s battery or cleared using an On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) scan tool.

What diagnostic tools do mechanics use?

Some of the most basic car diagnostic tools include a:

  • 12v test light.
  • Mechanic’s stethoscope.
  • Timing light.
  • Vacuum gauge.
  • Vacuum pump.
  • Fuel pressure gauge.

Can Carly code Porsche?

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What is a Porsche over rev report?

Rev Range data is stored in the cars ECU (engine control unit). The ECU is able to record and store engine ignitions at or past the car’s limiter. On a 6 cylinder engine, there are 3 ignition pulses per engine revolution. Ignitions are recorded as a cumulative total throughout a cars life.