TOP 12 Best Diagnostic Tools for Trucks In 2024

One of the best investments you can make is Truck Scan Tool, and it doesn’t matter if you’re a professional mechanic, or just someone who wants to avoid expensive diagnostic fees at your local dealership.

Before we talk about best Diagnostic Tools in 2024, there are 4 important things to consider, when looking at different types of tools, or diagnostic tools.

First, let’s establish some terminology. When you search for scan tools, you need to quickly learn that there are different terms used for diagnostic tools. Here are some of what you might see:

♦ Truck diagnostics scanner
♦ Heavy duty truck scanner with DPF regen
♦ Diesel scanner Tool
♦ Truck diagnostic tool
♦ Heavy Duty scan tool
♦ Truck reader
♦ Truck diagnostic scan reader
♦ Diesel heavy duty scanner
♦ Semi-truck scanner
♦ Truck diagnostic scan reader
♦ Diesel scanner
♦ Truck scanner app

Whats the best Diagnostic Tool for truck in 2024?

1. V5.3.225 AG+CF Software John Deere Service Advisor EDL V2 Electronic Data Link Truck Diagnostic Kit

John Deer EDL v2 Interface & Service Advisor Diagnostic Kit:
1.Latest Service Advisor 5.3.225 AG and CF
Service Advisor 5.3.225 CF & AG ALL Data Base Up To 2023
JD Parts Advisor Latest 2021
JD Service ADVISOR 5.3.225 [2023] AG (Agriculture Equipmen).
JD Service ADVISOR 5.3.225 [2023] CF (Construction and Foresty)
2.One Year Warranty On All – Software & Hardware !

1).JD Service AG (Agriculture) Advisor
John Deere AG Management Solutions, Attachments, Backhoes, Combines and Headers, Cotton Harvestings, Excavators, ForkLifts, Hay and Forages, MAte Hand Cut and Shredderses, Plantings and Seedings, Skid Steers, Sprayers, Sugar Cane Harvesters, Tillages, Tractors, Worksite Pro Attachments.

2).JD Service CF (Construction and Forestry)Advisor
John Deere Service Advisor CF (Construction and Forestry), workshop service manual, repair manual, diagnostic, electrical wiring diagram, hydraulic diagram John Deere.

3).JD Service CCE (Commercial and Consumer Equipment)Advisor
John Deere Service Advisor CCE (Commercial and Consumer Equipment)dealer technical assistance, diagnostics, connection readings, calibrations, interactive tests, specification, tools, assemble and disassemble presented all models John Deere Construction Equipment and some models Hitachi, Euclid, Bell and Timberjack.

2. John Deere Service Advisor EDL V3 Electronic Data Link Heavy Duty Truck Diagnostic Scanner with V5.3.225 AG+CF Software

What are the the advantages of EDL V3 Data Link?
Improvements on EDL V3
Improved USB connector utilizing automotive grade latching system
Increased memory RAM
Improved vehicle communications processor
Support of multiple 500K baud rate CAN Bus recordings

Functions and technical capabilities of JD diagnostic adapter:
Troubleshooting;
Setup and Calibration ECU;
Interactive tests;
Computer programming;
Diagnostic Code Reader, and much more.

3. New Holland Electronic Service Tools (CNH EST 9.10 8.6 engineering Level) CNH DPA5 kit diagnostic tool

Type of catalogue: CNH EST 9.10 Diagnostic Software
Make: Case, New Holland
Region: WorldWide
Languages: English, Italian, Russian, Polish, Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, Dutch, Danish.
OS: Windows 10 and Windows 11 64 bit

The following brands of the CNH group are covered:
New Holland (Agriculture and Construction)
New Holland FK (Fiat-Kobelco)
New Holland O&K (Orenstein & Koppel)
CASE (Agriculture and Construction)
STEYR
KOBELCO
Iveco (Astra) (articulated dump trucks only)
Flexi-Coil
Sumitomo (S.H.I.)
Link-Belt

New Holland Electronic Service Tool allows you to:
• Check the status of parameters;
• Retrieve faults;
• Run diagnostic tests;
• Make ECU and parameter programming;
• Monitor active and logged diagnostics;
• View and change ECU configuration;
• View diagnostic procedures and schematics.
• Troubleshoot problems;
• Run scope diagnostics;

4.  Jaltest Diagnostic Truck Set

Top 5 Reasons to Get ialtest Link Coder Reader
1. Language: English/Spanish
2. Can work on trucks, buses, construction vehicles, light commercial vehicles, trailer, special vehicle, agricultural machinery and more manufacturers etc.
3. A perfect combination of Multibrand Diagnostic Softwares.
4. Many functions satisfy your various needs for vehicle diagnosis.
5. It can be useful to test the pressure of common rail maintenance parameters

ialtest Link Coder Reader Features:
1. ialtest Link has a common diagnostic functions, as well as calibration, reset and parameterize advanced features.
2. JALsoftware has system electronic scheme, technical date, maintenance date, technical release,IALtest.
3. It is not only an advanced feature of the Scanner can diagnostic different vehicles.
4. It can test a good diesel, diesel pump and natural gas engines, single pump, high pressure common rail pump, and injector.
5. Being useful to test the pressure of common rail maintenance parameters, and test units as ZME,IMV,EFC/M-PROB,PVC valve, fuel measurement solenoid valves .

5. Volvo Vocom 88890300 V2.8, Development Edition

Top 6 Reasons to Get 88890300 Vocom:
1. Supports Volvo Renault UD Mack Truck Diagnose
2. Diagnostics application that covers the whole repair process through the use of plug-ins.
3. With Volvo 88890300 Vocom Interface you can diagnose, test, calibrate, and program a product.
4. Provide functions for updating the tool, communication with the product, and other external applications.
5. Adjustable plug-ins, user authorizations, and available languages meet needs for different users
6. 88890300 Vocom Interface Sofware:

Software version: PTT2.8.240, software come with package for free, this software must be installed on Windows XP system computer. Support Multi-languages.

Latest Version PTT 2.8.240 Software:
1. Multi-Languages
Čeština, Dansk, Deutsch, English, Espanol, Francais, Italiano, Latviešu, Lietuva, Magyar, Nederlands, Polski, Portugues, Română, Srpski, Suomi, Svenska, Turkce, Ελληνικά, Pусски, Chinese, Japanese, Korean.
2. Support Volvo Renault UD Mack Truck Diagnose
Only work with original nexiq,Vocom 2, Vocom 1.(for other interface please use 2.7 version)
Date of update: 2024
ACPI update: APCI+ 2024.01
3.Update online
4.Expiration:No expiration

Software version: PTT2.5.87.This is latest software version. This software need additional purchase,Must install on Windows 7 professional or ultratme, support multi-languages.

88890300 Vocom Interface Supported companies and electrical systems:
Volvo Trucks (Older electrical system, Vehicle electronics ’98, V2, V3, V4);
Volvo Buses (Conventional, Multiplexed, Multiplexed v2, Multiplexed v3);
Volvo Construction Equipment;
Volvo Penta (VERSION2);
Volvo OEM Component Customer (VERSION2);
Mack Trucks (V-MAC I/II/III, ITC, IV, IV+);
Renault Trucks (VERSION2);
UD Trucks (VERSION2)

 

2nd in our rate came Volvo Vocom II .

Lots of customer encounter setting problem when using Volvo VOCOM II, so we recommend this bundling sale for those customer who want once get in hand then can use it directly. We will install and activate for you ready to use. What’s more, this package offer saves you money than buying

Truck Diagnostic Software Diagnosis for Volvo truck excavator diagnosis software 2.8.150/2.8.240 version ptt in development model

2.8.150/2.8.240 version –latest version
supports Volvo FH series & FM series vehicles.
SUPPORTS Volvo Trucks / Volvo busses/ Volvo construction Equipment like Wheel Loader/ Aryiculated Hauler / Excavator/ Grader / Skid steer Loader / Compact Excavator /Paver / Others

It can offer complete range of diagnostic operations for Volvo heavy duty vehicles made since 2002 with available high speed connection to the ECU via high quality cable.
This diagnostic tool is designed with a focus on robustness and durability to withstand the tough workshop environment.

The set of plug-ins, user authorizations, and available languages is adjustable to provide every user with what they need.

6. Scania VCI3 Diagnostic Tool

Scania VCI3 is designed to support all Scania diagnostic systems based on CAN networks. It’s an extremely fast yet very compact diagnostic tool.

♦ One of the most interesting new features that can be found in Scania VCI3 is a Wifi wireless connection (also there is a USB connector for wired connection).
♦ From now you can work without wired connection to your truck, just forget these problems like damaged data cables and other disadvantages of wired connections.
♦ Software support for Scania VCI3 appeared in Scania SDP3 v2.42 version, so if you want to use this tool you need this version of SDP3 or later versions of this software.
♦ The device is designed for full service trucks, buses, and other heavy vehicles, which are produced by the corporation SCANIA. Adapter works in conjunction with software SDP-3.

The main feature of VCI3 – Work through a high-speed WI-FI connection. Also in the device has a USB port.

Top 5 Reasons to Get Scania VCI3:
1. Latest Version: V2.60.1.7
We have installation video on our website too. After you finished it, pass us Sdp3 HWID for activation. (Including one time free activation only)
2. Support All Scania Trucks, Buses and other Heavy Vehicles or Heavy Duty Engines Made by Scania
3. Wifi Available
4. Support Languages:English, German, Spanish, French, Japanese, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Suomi, Turkish, Italian, Czech, Russian, Chinese
5.SDP3 Support Operating System: Win7 sp1 ultimate edition 32 or 64,Win7 pro sp1 just 32 bit,Win10 pro

 

7. CAT Caterpillar ET 2024A/2019C Diagnostic Adapter

Top 5 Reasons To Get CAT Caterpillar ET Diagnostic Tool Adapter 3
1. Latest Version: 2024A/2019C(option)
2. Supported Operating System: Windows 7 32 bit, Wnidows 7 64 bit, Windows 8/8.1 32 bit, Windows 8/8.1 64 bit, Windows 10 32 bit, Windows 10 64 bit
3. We will activate it after installing 2024A/2019C version software. (After the installation , please contact us help you active the software by remote)
4. Supported Language: Chinese(Simplified),Danish,German(Germany),French(France),Portuguese (Portugal),Japanese,Spanish (tradition),Italian(Italy),English(America)
5. Support caterpillar diagnostic till 2024

Caterpillar electronic technician 2024A (replaces CAT ET 2021C, 2021B, 2021A, 2020A, 2019C, 2019B) with WinFlash future is an updated version of the caterpillar dealer diagnostic software that can help technicians to diagnose existing and potential problems with their electronically controlled Caterpillar Engines and Machines.

8. JPRO Professional Heavy Truck Diagnostic Scanner Tool 2024 V2

JPRO Truck Dignostic Tool Features:
1.Includes Heavy-Duty Modules: Mack, Volvo, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, International & PACCAR
2.Includes Medium-Duty Modules: Ford, GM, Isuzu & Sprinter
3.Bi-Directional Controls – Perform parameter changes (Mack & Volvo), DPF Regens (Mack, Volvo, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, International & PACCAR) & bi-directional tests with proprietary data & faults
4.OE Level Fault Code Information – Display over 99% of Heavy-Duty & Medium-Duty fault codes with detailed OEM level component and trailer descriptions
5.Fault Management – Clears faults and diagnoses all vehicle components in a single, easy to use application
6.Vehicle Reporting – View and print log files, including: Vehicle Health, Trip Reports & LOV Reports
7.Store & Save Data – Record data log files for playback at a later time, even away from the truck
8.Total Vehicle Health Status – See the entire vehicle in one pass on one screen + Up-to-Date – Provides 99% coverage of all heavy-duty truck DTCs through 2024
9.Hardware version is USB version( without WIFI), Driver version : USB 4.0.5983.2
10.2019V1 Software Operation system support: Windows 7 ultimate 32bit & 64bit,Windows 7 professional 32bit & 64bit.Windows 10 ultimate 32bit & 64bit
11.Newest 2024 V1 Software Operation system support: Windows 10 64bit or Windows 10 pro

9. NEXIQ-2 USB Link + Software Diesel Truck Interface and Software with All Installers

Top 8 Reasons to Get NEXIQ-2 USB Link :
1. Support system: XP and windows 7 (Volvo Hino Perkins Cat Nissan software must be used on xp system, other software can be used on win 7 32bit)
2. It Works As Great As Nexiq.
3. Compatible with applications that diagnose engines, transmissions, ABS, instrument panels and more.
4. Reduce reprogramming times with direct USB connection.
5. Mixed fleet capabilities with broad protocol support.
6. Quick access to vehicle data for maintenance or management reports.
7. Quickly attaches to vehicle’s diagnostic connector.
8. Easy portability increases flexibility, May be used with desktop PC or laptop.

NEXIQ-2 USB Link Packed Software and Application:
– Allison (Included!)
– Bendix 6.3.8.0 (Included!)
– Detroit Diesel DDDL 7.05 ((Included!)
– Detroit Diesel DDCT (Included!)
– Detroit Diesel Calibration Tool (Included!)
– Eaton Service Ranger 3.2 (Included!)
– International DLB (Included!)
– International ICAP, IPTS, NETS, IPC (Included!)
– International Master Diagnostic (Incluided!)
– Meritor and Wabco Diagnostics (Included!)
– Cummins Insite 7.5 (Included!)
– Hino 2.0.2. (Included!)
– Caterpillar 2.0.1.0 (Included!)
– Perkins EST 2010B (Included!)
– V Macks 2.6.12 (Included!)
– V Macks Dealer Pro (Included!)
– Volvo VCADS 2.35.10 (Included!)
– Toyota Techstream for car (Included!)

10. NEXIQ 3 USB Link + Software Diesel Truck Diagnostic Tool

NEXIQ 3 detroit diesel diagnostic link scanner tools usb-link 3 adapter universal truck diagnosis tools. support the latest protocols (CAN FD, DoIP), and with the compatibility for a wide range of OEM diagnostics software, the USB-Link 3 is our most advanced VCI to date with the performance and technology you can rely on well into the future

NEXIQ 3 Features:
1. Support system: XP and windows 7 (Volvo Hino Perkins Cat Nissan software must be used on xp system, other software can be used on win 7 32bit)
2. It Works As Great As Nexiq.
3. Compatible with applications that diagnose engines, transmissions, ABS, instrument panels and more.
4. Reduce reprogramming times with direct USB connection.
5. Mixed fleet capabilities with broad protocol support.
6. Quick access to vehicle data for maintenance or management reports.
7. Quickly attaches to vehicle’s diagnostic connector.
8. Easy portability increases flexibility, May be used with desktop PC or laptop.

NEXIQ-3 USB Link Packed Software and Application:
– Allison (Included!)
– Bendix 6.3.8.0 (Included!)
– Detroit Diesel DDDL 7.05 ((Included!)
– Detroit Diesel DDCT (Included!)
– Detroit Diesel Calibration Tool (Included!)
– Eaton Service Ranger 3.2 (Included!)
– International DLB (Included!)
– International ICAP, IPTS, NETS, IPC (Included!)
– International Master Diagnostic (Incluided!)
– Meritor and Wabco Diagnostics (Included!)
– Cummins Insite 7.5 (Included!)
– Hino 2.0.2. (Included!)
– Caterpillar 2.0.1.0 (Included!)
– Perkins EST 2010B (Included!)
– V Macks 2.6.12 (Included!)
– V Macks Dealer Pro (Included!)
– Volvo VCADS 2.35.10 (Included!)
– Toyota Techstream for car (Included!)

11. JCB Heavy Duty Truck Diagnostic Tool JCB Electronic Service Tool with JCB ServiceMaster 4 V1.73.3 or V24.02

1. Lastest Software Version: V24.02 (2024.02)
2. Language: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
3. Update By Email

JCB Service Master is a gateway application allowing a large number of Vehicle Support Applications to be linked using one familiar interface. The interface acts as a graphical tool for selecting the target vehicle from a groups of Vehicle Families and triggering the particular Service Tool Application desired. This removes the need for a user to ‘remember’ every individual service tool available and select which one if intended for a particular machine.

The JCB Service Master also provides several key features that will accompany all JCB projects, a Multi Language editing tool that provides a means of individual text string translation for all JCB Applications and a means to select a localised language translation for the each JCB Application.

JCB Electronic Service Tool Feature:
1. Reads fault codes and ranks them in order of importance.
2. Calibrates, parameterize ECM and program blocks.
3. Conducts dropping service intervals.
4. Compatible with software JCB Service Master 4.
5. It works with CAN protocol in OBD II system.
6. It is provided with instructions for use, repair and diagnostics of vehicles JCB engines and Isuzu, Deutz, Cummins.
7. Full original JCB repair and service manuals and bulletins
8. JCB spare parts for all markets
9. Programming special parameters (order separately)
10.Supported languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese.

12. ISUZU TRUCK DIAGNOSTIC KIT (MX2) with ISUZU IDSS 2019V G-IDSS and E-IDSS Software

lsuzu Diagnostic Service System (IDSS) is a comprehensive diagnostic tool whichhouses Service Information (including Electrical Troubleshooting Manual), Scan Tool,Service Programming,Bulletins and some training to support all lsuzu manufacturedproducts. The system utilizes a laptop in conjunction with an industry standard J2534vehicle interface device.

The IDss supports lsuzu manufactured product models 1996-2020 year:
Stripped Chassis w/3.0L Diesel (4JJ1);
N-Series w/3.0L Diesel (4JJ1);
N-Series w/5.2L Diesel (4HK1);
N-Series w/6.0L Gas;
Nw Series w/5.2L Diesel (4HK1);
Nw Series w/6.0L Gas;
FIT Series w/7.8L Diesel (6HK1);
H/C Series w/7.8L Diesel (6HK1);
c-series w/7.8L Diesel (6HK1);
Nw series w/4.8L Diesel (4HE1);
FRRWT5500 w/7.8L Diesel (6HK1);
Nw series w/5.7L(CAL)Gas;
NW Series w/5.7L(FED)Gas.

G-IDSS introduction:
Version: 2019
Languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, German, French, Japanese, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Indonesian, Vietnamese
OS: Win7/Win10 x64&x86,

NOTE: Supports ALL REGION trucks except North America(Because some ISUZU Trucks in North America use Cummins engines), It is complete kit, ready to use.

G-IDSS USB-Link works very well, but there is no ECU/ECM plug connector, soit can’t write data into ECM/ECU. Other functions can be perfectly diagnosed, including Euro IV, Euro 5 DPF regeneration function, injector code, write VIN,diesel pump Functions,such as adjustment functions G-idss is software USB-LINK Special Edition is hardware.It can only test the Isuzu engine sensor, adblue and DPF of the Denso ECU/ECM

13. Linde Canbox and Doctor USB Diagnostic Tool 2 in 1 V2016 Truck Scanner

14. Perkins EST Interface EST Diagnostic Adapter 2024A With WIFI

EST is comprised of a hardware and software PERKINS EST Diagnostic Adapter . EST is comprised of a hardware and software EST is comprised of a hardware and software interface kit, which a user can use to communicate with Perkins 2300/2800 electronic engines (FG Wilson 300 750 KVA range) and FG Wilson Powerwizard control panels. This communication is established via a J1939 data link. All in all, the EST interface kit provides the user with an effective tool in diagnosing engine problems and the ability of configuring system parameters.

EST enables the user to:
Override Powerwizard level three passwords
Configure and/or change system parameters
Display, graph and record logs of parameter status
Display the status of a group of parameters (temperatures, pressures, etc)
View and clear active and logged diagnostic codes
View and clear active and logged event codes
Display, view or change the current Configuration File or Base level Flash File
Upload, download and save configuration files
View a list of irregularities logged by the ECM (engine control module)
Perform diagnostic tests
Perform calibrations
Print reports and diagnostic results.