Episode 86

Matt Fanslow's Top 5 Scan Tool List [E086]

Matt Fanslow shares his top five recommended scan tools for repair shops and technicians. He emphasizes the importance of having the right tools for the job and recommends investing in multiple scan tools, each with strengths and weaknesses. 

• Factory Scan Tools (00:02:19)

• Autel MaxiSys Series (00:05:25)

• Topdon Launch Thinkcar (00:07:40)

• Scan Tool Support (00:08:40)

• Snap-On Scan Tools (00:12:42)

• Autoland Scientech iScan Series (00:17:19)

• Honorable Mentions (00:20:54)

Programming Q&A with Glen Forehand

Thanks to our Partner, NAPA AUTOTECH napaautotech.com

Email Matt: mattfanslowpodcast@gmail.com

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About the Podcast

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Diagnosing the Aftermarket A to Z

About your host

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Matt Fanslow

Matt Fanslow is the diagnostic tech/shop manager at Riverside Automotive in Red Wing, MN. His primary responsibilities are to diagnose driveability and electrical/electronic issues, and perform most all programming, coding, initializing, adoptions, etc. Basically, if it needs to be figured out or has wires, it goes to Matt.

He’s been a tech since 1996. Matt is also a subject matter expert for ASE and has instructed at Vision Hi-Tech Training and Expo. Matt has participated on 18 ASE technical committees for the ASE Practice Test, A6, A7, A8, and L1 tests. He’s also done case studies for Standard Motor Products. Fanslow’s goal is to do everything in his power to improve the overall level of professionalism within the automotive and light truck repair trade and also raise the level of its public image.