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    not sure if i've got this in the right section, and couldn't see anything in the searches.

    I've looked around on the net and everything is a bit vague with no general guides.

    I understand these are both diagnostic tools, but I see a few people seem to have them and I was wondering if someone could explain it a bit more. I.e. the difference between the two, are they any use to a lay-person, are the readily available to buy and are they reasonably priced, and what would be the benefit if having one?

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    Opcom is a few hundred quid tech 2 is very very dear mate what are you actually tryin to do if it's just for reading codes best gettin a code reader of eBay
    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    Not actually trying to do anything at the minute. Just by reading through some of the posts i've seem people mention them both quite casually and just wondered were they easily available etc...

    I seen some of the opcom kits around for about £80, but because I didnt know much about them and it seemed a bit cheap I wondered was there more to it?

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    Stay away from stuff like that mate proper opcom is dear think tech 2 is a few grand
    Vectra vxr custome remaps egr deletes dpf and diagnostic work all remaps are custome bench tuning avalible all genuine equipment PM for info

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    kinda thought as much. Cheers.

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    No worries mate
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    With respect to the protocols
    TECH2 is from the old OBD software, only works on the Vectra B and early Vectra C
    OpCom is the newer software and only works on the Vectra C

    Dealerships still refer to it as TECH2

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    Sorry mate think u are wrong tech 2 does all Vectrac s and signums plus alot more cars and so does opcom does neally all vauxhalls
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    Just to add newer ones 2002 onwards opcom covers them all from Agila to zafira
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    Quote Originally Posted by paulvectrac View Post
    Sorry mate think u are wrong tech 2 does all Vectrac s
    Was only referring to Vectra

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