The Launch CRP129X is an advanced diagnostic tool specifically designed for auto technicians and DIYers to diagnose complex vehicle issues quickly and efficiently. This device, developed by Launch Tech, a leading company in the automotive diagnostic industry, offers a wide range of features, including reading and clearing error codes, displaying live data, performing special functions, and more. With its intuitive interface, fast processing power, and extensive vehicle coverage, the CRP129X is an indispensable tool for anyone wanting to perform in-depth vehicle diagnostics. It combines the functions of most basic code readers with some advanced features typically found only in more professional scanning devices, providing excellent value for its users.
Here are some of the key benefits listed:
- Extensive vehicle coverage: Works with most OBD2-compatible vehicles from Asia, Europe, and America.
- Multifunctionality: Can read and clear fault codes in 4 systems, display live data, and perform special functions such as oil reset and steering angle calibration.
- OBFCM Support: Can read the fuel consumption and return it to the authorities for the MOT. This is mandatory in Europe as of January 1, 2024.
- User-friendly interface: Intuitive design that is easy to navigate, even for beginners.
- Fast processing power: Provides quick and accurate diagnostic results.
- Portable and robust: Compact design that can withstand the challenges of a garage environment.
- Regular free updates: The device is regularly updated to ensure compatibility with newer vehicles.
- Excellent value for money: Combines the features of basic code readers with some advanced functions at a competitive price.
In summary, the Launch Creader Professional CRP129X offers a combination of versatility, ease of use, and value, making it an excellent choice for both professionals and enthusiastic car aficionados.Read more
The Launch CRP129X is a diagnostic scanner that offers a range of diagnostic functions to read and clear a wide array of car fault codes. Here are some of the key diagnostic features of the Launch CRP129X:
OBD2 Full functions:
- Reading and clearing of trouble codes (DTCs) in the engine, transmission, ABS, and airbag system
- Display of live data in text and graph
- I/M readiness status to check if the vehicle is ready for an emissions test
- O2 sensor test
- OBFCM support
- On-board monitor test
- EVAP system test
- Display of vehicle information such as VIN, CIN, and CVN
- Automatic vehicle identification by VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
Special service functions:
- Oil Reset: Resets the oil service light for most vehicles after an oil change
- EPB Reset: Electronic parking brake reset
- SAS Reset: Steering angle sensor calibration
- TPMS Reset: Tire pressure monitoring system reset (may not be available for all vehicles)
- BMS: Battery registration and initialization when replacing a battery in vehicles with a start/stop system
- DPF Regeneration: Allows regeneration of the soot filter when clogged
- Injector Coding: Coding of injectors when replacing an injector or ECU
- Throttle Body Calibration: Initializes throttle actuators to the default state for accurately regulating the throttle (or idle engine)
Update & Upgrade:
- Supports lifetime free updates via the internet, ensuring the device is always up-to-date with the latest vehicle models and diagnostic protocols.
Specifications of the Launch CRP129X:
- Screen: 5-inch TFT 720P touchscreen
- Operating System: Android operating system
- Processor: Quad-core 1GHz
- Memory: 1GB RAM, 16GB storage capacity
- Connectivity: Supports Wi-Fi for updates
- USB port for data transfer and printing
- Battery: 6100Ah lithium battery
- Weight: 599 grams
What is included?
- Launch CRP129X scanner
- Standard OBD2 cable to connect the device to the car
- USB cable for data transfer and charging
- Storage bag
- English manual
- Languages available: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Polish
Advantages & drawbacks
- EOBD/OBD2 Full engine diagnosis
- Transmission ABS and Airbag (SRS) diagnose
- Live data and Freeze Frame data display with the ability to save and replay
- I/M Readiness emission test
- Service functions: BMS, SAS, DPF, EPB, ETC, Oil reset, coding injectors
- Touchscreen Android tablet design
- No wireless diagnosis possible
- Limited to only 4 systems: engine, transmission, ABS and airbags
- Manufacturer Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Audi, BMW, Bentley, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Citroën, Dacia, Dodge, Fiat, Ford EU, Ford USA, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Lamborghini, Lancia, Land Rover, Lexus, Mazda, Mercedes, Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Saab, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota, Universeel, Volkswagen, Volvo
- Device properties Built in battery, Free updates, Touchscreen, Handheld, Updates, Connect to computer, WIFi connection
- Features ABS, Airbag, Operate electronic parking brake, Erase fault codes, Freeze frame, Teach in throttle valve, Injector coding, Lambda probe / o2 sensors, Live data, Engine diagnostics, Engine management reset, Oil reset, Brake pad reset, DPF regeneration, Scantool, Service reset, Immobilizer, Calibrate steering angle sensor, Transmission
- Protocol CAN, EOBD, ISO 9141, J1850 PWM, J1850 VPW, K-Line, KWP-2000, OBD2