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    My Vectra has the nice ncdc 2013 stereo,sat nav etc.

    Just reading the manual and it mentions tyre pressure checking etc, will this have been an extra? what kind of other little bits of info can it give you? (other than fuel consumption etc)

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    tyre pressure checking requires sensors in the wheels.. the handbook covers many options that just aren't fitted to many cars...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    tyre pressure checking requires sensors in the wheels.. the handbook covers many options that just aren't fitted to many cars...
    I thought this might be the case. In my Focus you can do some key combination and get a mini diagnostic menu, tells you any ECU fault codes etc, wondered if there was anything similar hidden away in the veccy.

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    nope, VX have tied it back to dealer's and CAN compatible code readers only..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    nope, VX have tied it back to dealer's and CAN compatible code readers only..
    ...suppose it will stop us "home fiddlers" from breaking anything

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    nah, just costs more money..like £2K to upgrade your old code reader..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    nah, just costs more money..like £2K to upgrade your old code reader..
    ...is a coder reader something that you could plug in to pull off fault codes etc? (forgive my ignorance lol)

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