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    1. Member DasCC's Avatar
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      04-09-2012 01:40 AM #1
      Quick question. I understand microcan is for MKV and up VWs but I was wondering if it will work as obd II to pull codes on a mkiv jetta?

    2. Member JSWTDI09's Avatar
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      Feb 22nd, 2009
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      04-09-2012 02:52 AM #2
      No. A MicroCAN only does CAN bus communications. The Mk4 uses K-line communications. These two protocols use different pins on the OBDII connector. You need a HEX+CAN interface to talk to both generations of cars. Sorry.

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