OBD Car Doctor Alternatives

    OBD Car Doctor is described as 'Reads real-time and stored parameters from ECU of OBD-II compliant cars. Support data reading PID's from cars with 2 and more ECU'. There are nine alternatives to OBD Car Doctor for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, iPhone, iPad and Linux. The best alternative is openOBD, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like OBD Car Doctor are Torque (Freemium), OBD Auto Doctor (Freemium), DashCommand (Paid) and FORScan (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Aug 16, 2017

    • A cross platform GUI for OBD-II interface device control, for vehicle diagnostics.

      Discontinued

      Last codebase update was in 2013
      https://sourceforge.net/projects/openobd/

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      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • View live OBD engine data on your Android phone - Connect to your vehicle ECUFully customisable dashboard screens - Design your own layouts and custom dials, use your own...
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      • Freemium
      • Android


    • Clear check engine light (MIL), read diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs), monitor engine performance and save money with OBDAutoDoctor OBD car diagnostic software.
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      • Freemium
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
    • DashCommand is an app for your car. It turns your iPhone/iPad/iPod into an advanced display for your engine data.
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • FORScan is a OBD2 software scanner for Ford, Mazda, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles, designed to work over ELM327 and compatible OBD2 to RS232 interpreters
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Free OBD app for Windows 8.1 / RT/ 10. Access to all mode 01 sensor data, read and clear error code, smog inspection readiness review.
      • Freemium
      • Windows
    • This app turns your iPhone,iPad or iPod into an advanced car diagnostic tool. Want to know why the check engine light keeps going on? Check it with Car Diagnostic.
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • ScanXL is an advanced diagnostic software package for the professional auto mechanic or a serious do-it-yourselfer.
      • Windows
    • Garage Pro connects you to your car through an CaRPM scanner that is plugged into a port located below your car's steering panel. The Garage Pro mobile app connects to this scanner via Bluetooth and gathers data about the car's problems in real time.
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      • Android