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Foxwell NT510 multi-system scanner reviews

Have used Foxwell NT510 for BMW repair job for more than a year. Here is what i did with it, some successful and some not...

Foxwell NT500

1999 540iT

2003 E39 M5

2003 X5 E53 4.6is

well beyond a peak code reader for specific BMW codes on 3 BMWs E39 M5(2003), X5 E53 4.6is (2003), and 540iT (1999) ---ok


2000 E39 M5:

communicates via the obd2 plug in the cabin, read TPMS codes ---ok


2003 e46 325xi:

read codes from TCU ---ok


2004 X3:

read and reset airbag service light ---ok

have an intermittent airbag service light on 2004 X3 that BMW service cannot track down as it clears from memory before I can get it in for service


2006 BMW X3:
find 2 misfires because of bad plugs ---ok


2008 BMW E93:

register a new battery ---ok


2009 BMW E82 135:

scan for ghost codes, and any other stored codes ---ok


2009 535i N54 engine:

allow to alignment and calibrate fuel injectors ---ok


2009 BMW z4:
diagnose and find bad HAL sensors stopping the roof from retracting ---ok


2009 bmw 335i (American):

do battery registration ---ok


2010 335i:

code new injectors ---ok


2010 BMW e88:

reprogram of injector values and Engine idol speeds and it can be used on it ---ok


2011 E90 328i LCI model:

re-program the Speed Governor ---ok


2011 335d:

clear the error code for halos with proper resistance; reset "Right/Left Cornering light" warnings caused by after-market halo installation ---ok


E92 M3:
perform a throttle actuator adaptation ---ok


2012 BMW F10:

reset SAS and the Airbag/seatbelt light also can modulate the e-parking brake on F10 to enable a rear brake job with rotor replacement ---ok


BMW F82 M4

provides sensor data from the oil level system ---ok



OBD1 cars will require adapter ES2992111 to perform function, available features will be dependent upon the cars abilities. But not all features are compatible with all models... Sorry for i forgot the make notes of this


Also, i got some failures on this scanner Foxwell  NT510:

2007 BMW z4m roadster:

cannot remove the top rpm limiter on a BMW z4m roadster 2007, performance tuning software is required to remove top speed limiters


2005 BMW x5 4.4i e53:

can't retract the calipers on a 2005 BMW x5 4.4i e53. The E53 does not have electronically controlled calipers.


O2 sensor reading and clearing:

Can read and reset O2 sensor readiness codes but will not code them off.


In short, i have to say, this NT510 scanner definitely gonna happen to repairing work. Easy to use, only to follow the screen instruction; even if green hands use without issues. Helps me a lotttttttttt