Autel MS908CV Review

Today, we live in a dynamic world where technology changes every day. This is no different from automotive technology. As a matter of fact, today’s vehicles are more complex than yester vehicles. As a result, troubleshooting even the most basic car issues is becoming difficult.

But thanks to Autel who introduced one of the most advanced diagnostic scan tools in the Autel Maxisys MS908CV. It is the most advanced scanner like the Autel Elite. The Autel MS908CV is the upgraded version of the Autel MS908 and Autel MaxiSys MS908P. This is a very powerful scanner built to match the complex drivetrains that have been introduced to vehicles. The Autel MS908CV diagnostic scan tool performs enhanced diagnosis on most commercial vehicles than any other unit on the market. Read this Autel MS908CV Review to find out more about this high-end and heavy-duty scanner.

Technical Specifications of the Autel Maxisys MS908CV Heavy Duty Diagnostic Scan Tool

Features

Maxisys MS908CV
Works:     1996-present(more than 80 US, Asian and European vehicle)
Display:     9.7 inch LED capacitive touchscreen with 1024×768 resolution
OS:     Android
Processor:     Samsung Exynos Quad-Core Processor 1.4GHz
Internal Memory:     2GB RAM and 32GB On-board Memory
Camera (rear):     Rear-facing, 5.0 Megapixel, AF with Flashlight
Live data:     Yes
EPB, Brake Bleeding, DPF & SCR, Immo & keys:     Yes
Views freeze frame data:     Yes
VIN, CALID and CVN:     Yes
EASY ABS/SRS DIAGNOSIS:     Yes
Wireless Bluetooth Connection:     Yes
Connectivity:     Ethernet: RJ45 Ethernet Connection, WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n),
USB: 2.0, BT v.2.1 + EDR, SD Card (Support up to 32GB), HDMI
Oil Reset:     Yes
Input Voltage:     12 V (9-24 V)
Operating Temp:     -10 to 55°C (14 to 131°F)
Storage Temp:     -20 to 70°C (-4 to 158°F)
Power and Battery:     11000 mAh 3.7 V lithium-polymer battery Charging via 12 V AC/DC power supply
Power Consumption:     6.5 W
Vehicle Coverage:     Expert: Allison,Bendix,International,Caterpillar,Detroit,
Cummins,Paccar,Volvo,Wabco,Mercedesbenz,Freightliner,
Boschauto,Zf Meritor,Aisin,Iveco,Mack,Mtu,Eaton, Mwm,Powerstroke,
Buses: Obd,Volvo,Agrale,Hino,Mercedes Benz,Mitsubishi Fuso,Isuzu,Volkswagen,Toyota,Renault,
Trucks: Volvo,Agrale,Capacity,Autocar,Fiat,Ford,Foton,Dodge,
Freightliner,Gmc,Hyundai,Hino,Isuzu,Kia,Great Wall,
Mercedes Benz,Mitsubishi Fuso,Nissan,Sterling,Mitsubishi,
International,Iveco,Volkswagen,Kenworth,Mack,
Peterbilt,Workhorse,Western Star,Renault,Setra,Ud,
Software Update Option:     Free Online Update
Warranty:     One-year warranty

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User-friendly display

Similar to many other high-end Autel scan tools, the MS908CV features a user-friendly design. It has a large 9.7-inch color display that allows the user to have an easy time operating the gadget and accessing functions. The multi-touch display comes with IPS technology.

ECU coding

This is one of the exceptional functions that this scanner boasts of. It has advanced ECU coding that many aftermarket scan tools don’t support.

DPF/DOC instant replacement reset

When it comes to establishing and resetting of DPF/DOC, this gadget shows a high level of accuracy. Therefore, you can confidently read and clear DPF/DOC data utilizing this automotive diagnostic scanner.
After treatment service

This is another quality function of this scan tool. It offers many after treatment service. Some of the services it provides include matter sensor regeneration, cold soak override, filtration installation, and SCR system health check.
Attractive reset service

Apart from offering many after treatment services, it also provides attractive reset services. Here are some of the useful reset services that it offers: SAS reset, Anti-theft matching, and oil reset service.

Record and playback data

Like most advanced scan tools on the market, the Autel Maxisys MS908CV scanner has the ability to record and playback data. As a result, you will be able to access data even if you’re not close to your truck.

Wireless VCI

With this scan tool, you will be able to connect with your car from a distance and carry out the different diagnosis. It features a strong Wi-Fi connection that allows you to do so.
Fuel pressure adaptation and accurate reset

If your vehicle is facing any fuel system issue, then this device will assist you to diagnose as well as reset it. In addition, the scanner can reset injector CEOM as well as do O2 sensor calibration on your car.

Powerful software system

The great performance of the Autel MS908CV depends on its powerful operating system in the Android OS. This powerful system allows the scan tool to be fast and the user can as well multitask.

One-year of free updates and one-year free warranty

When you purchase this tool, you get a one-year of free software updates. In addition, you will get a one-year warranty. This just shows how the manufacturer believes in the product and thus it is very reliable.
Summary: Why buy Autel MS908CV Diagnostic Scan Tool?

It has extensive vehicle coverage of over 80 US, European, and Asian vehicle makes and models
Has outstanding wireless connectivity of up to 230 meters off your vehicle
It covers light-duty, medium-duty, and heavy-duty vehicles
Performs a wide range of functions such as configuring records, display options, set triggers, and playback capabilities.
It has the ability to read and erase error codes, offer live data, adaptation, and actuation tests
Comes with a glossy LED-backlit multi-touch display
Provides quick diagnosis
The device provides automatic updates
The MaxiFix platform offers you with a huge database of diagnostic tips and procedures

Setbacks

It is quite cumbersome to set up
This gadget is expensive when compared to other similar tools

Summary
If you’re a mechanic who mostly handles heavy-duty trucks, then the Autel Maxisys MS908CV is an ideal scan tool for you. This outstanding and powerful diagnostic scan tool covers over 80 US, European, and Asian vehicle makes and models. It also performs a wide range of functions with basic, special and advanced functions included. It is fast, reliable and offers accurate results.

Use it to diagnose your light-duty truck, medium-duty truck or heavy-duty commercial vehicle.

 

FAQ
Question: Does the Autel Maxisys MS908CV come with programming and relearn functions?
Answer: Yes, it does. The Autel Maxisys MS908CV supports commercial vehicle programming and relearn functions. The commercial vehicle models that it covers include light-duty, medium-duty, and heavy-duty trucks. Also, it covers buses and agricultural and industrial machinery.

Question: Up to what years does the MS908CV cover? And does it have a carrying case like other top Autel scanners?
Answer: First of all, this is an outstanding diagnostic scan tool as it covers most heavy-duty, light-duty, and medium-duty trucks. If your car was manufactured in 2013 backward, then you can be guaranteed that this tool will function with it extremely well.

Secondly, Yes, it comes with a sturdy carrying case like many other top Autel diagnostic scanners. So, you can be assured that it will be safe and easy to transport with the case.

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Autel Maxisys Elite Review 2019

If you’re looking for nothing less than the best OBD2 scanner on the market, then look no further than the Autel Maxisys elite scan tool. Autel Scanner is well known for their quality scanner. And the Autel Maxisys is well-known for its speed, multi-tasking, and simplicity. The Autel MS908CV scanner has the same features, but less processor power(means a little bit slow). It is the Upgraded Version of Autel Maxisys MS908P Pro. For the many years that I have repaired and maintained different car models and makes in my car repair shop, this has been one of the most reliable scanners that I have used over the years. Read this Autel Maxisys Elite review to know more about this advanced diagnostic tool.

Who will buy the Autel Maxisys Elite Diagnostic Tool?

The Autel Maxisys elite diagnostic scanner is the perfect scanner for busy and professional mechanics as well as technicians. Let the price not deter you from acquiring this fast, efficient, and comprehensive diagnostic scan tool. You can also use it on a variety of car brands, and its ergonomic design is fun to have in the hands. The Wi-Fi connection makes updating easy and the large LCD displays make reading and erasing codes to be quick.

Technical Specifications of the Autel Maxisys Elite Scanner

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Autel MaxiSys MS908CV Diagnostic System for Commercial Vehicles

Built on the MaxiSYS Android-based platform, the MaxiSYS CV performs enhanced system diagnostics on more than 60 commercial vehicle brands. Read and clear codes, view and graph live data, perform tool-guided maintenance services, complete an array of special functions and diagnose manufacturer-specific systems including Allison transmissions, Bendix ABS Brake systems, Detroit Diesel Engines and Eaton and Wabash ABS trailer brakes. 1-Year Software Updates & 1-Year Warranty Included.

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The complete Autel Scanner kit includes a compact sized MaxiFlash Elite which performs J2534 and J2534-2 pass-thru programming and provides bluetooth VCI communication between the vehicle and MaxiSys CV tablet.

Special Functions    
* DOC/DPF Replacement Reset
* Fuel Pressure Adaptation Reset
* Injector CEOM Reset
* O2 Sensor Calibration
* Injection Quantity Adjustment
* DPF Regeneration
* DSI System De-Aeration
* MAF Sensor Calibration
* Parameter Setting
* Aftertreatment Maintenance
* Aftertreatment Maintenance Filter Installation
* Aftertreatment Particulate Matter Sensor Regeneration    * Aftertreatment SCR Catalyst Cold Soak Override
* Aftertreatment SCR System Health Monitor
* Boost Calibration
* Rack Sensor Calibration
* Timing Calibration
* Monitor Throttle Position Sensor
* Extended Service Coverage
* Injector Trim Calibration
* Configuration
* Custom Data
* Maintenance Monitor
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Coverage for Light Duty / Medium Duty / Heavy Duty (1996-present)
The AUTEL MaxiSys CV Heavy Duty Scanner performs enhanced system diagnostics on more than 60 light, medium, and heavy duty commercial vehicle brands. Read and clear codes, view and graph live data, perform tool-guided maintenance services, complete an array of special functions and diagnose manufacture-specific systems including Allison transmissions, Bendix ABS Brake systems, Detroit Diesel Engines and Eaton and Wabash ABS trailer brakes.

Coverage details available here. (select “MaxiSys CV” from the list.)

Expert    Buses    Trucks
* Allison
* Bendix
* Caterpillar
* Cummins
* International
* Detroit
* PACCAR
* VOLVO
* Freightliner
* Wabco
* ZF Meritor
* MERCEDES BENZ
* Boschauto
* Power Stroke
* AISIN
* IVECO
* Mack
* Eaton
* MTU
* MWM    * OBD
* VOLVO
* AGRALE
* HINO
* ISUZU
* MERCEDES BENZ
* MITSUBISHI FUSO
* VOLKSWAGEN
* TOYOTA
* RENAULT    * VOLVO
* AGRALE
* AUTOCAR
* CAPACITY
* Dodge
* FIAT
* FORD
* FOTON
* Freightliner
* GMC
* GREAT WALL
* HINO
* HYUNDAI
* ISUZU
* KIA
* MERCEDES BENZ
* MITSUBISHI
* MITSUBISHI FUSO
* NISSAN
* Sterling
* International
* IVECO
* VOLKSWAGEN
* Kenworth
* Mack
* Peterbilt
* WORKHORSE
* WESTERN STAR
* SETRA
* UD
* Renault
Supported Protocols
* SAE J1939
* SAE J1708
* Manufacture-defined Protocol J1939
* Manufacture-defined J1708
* KWP
* VPW
* UDS-CAN
* CDL

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Contents
– MaxiSYS MS908 CV Head Unit
– MaxiFlash Elite J2534 ECU Programming Device / VCI
– AC/DC Adapter (12V)
– Main Cable
– USB Cable
– Mini USB Cable
– Clipper Cable
– Cigarette Lighter
– Light Fuse 6*30mm (2pcs)
– Deutsch-6
– Deutsch-9
– UNI-4
– JW1 x2
– JW2 x2
– JW3 x2
– JW4 x2
– JW5 x2
– JW6 x2
– JW7 x2
– JW8 x2
– JW9 x2
– JW10 x2
– User Manual
– Quick Reference Guide
– Packing List
–  CD
– Soft Cloth Screen Wipe
– Carrying Case
– 1-Year Software Updates
– 1-Year Warranty

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Connectivity
* Ethernet: RJ45 Ethernet Connection
* WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n)
* USB 2.0
* Bluetooth V.2.1 + EDR
* SD Card (up to 32GB)
* HDMI – connect to a large monitor

 

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Does Autel MaxiSYS Elite have the programming and relearning functions

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The Maxisys Elite, the newest addition to the MaxiSys line of highly advanced smart diagnostic tools, is based on the fast and intuitive Android 4.4 operating system. Powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra? 4, the world’s fastest mobile processor, its visually stunning 9.7” Retina display offers ultra-high resolutions up to 2048×1536 and an optimized array of sophisticated and powerful applications. The MaxiSys Elite rapidly performs every job from comprehensive vehicle diagnostics & analysis to advanced ECU programming. 2x faster than any comparable device, the MaxiSys Elite provides extended battery life and intelligent power saving. The MaxiSys Elite offers a super-sensitive capacitive screen able to respond to gloved, moistened, and even greasy fingers! The ergonomically angled docking station provides optimum visibility and convenient charging that eliminates power concerns.

1.The most extensive complete system coverage for more than 80 US domestic, Asian and European makes and models
2.Exceptional OE-Level functionality from comprehensive OBDII diagnostics & services to advanced ECU coding and programming
3.Uniquely integrated vehicle programming capabilities working with a SAE J2534-1 & -2 compliant vehicle programming pass-thru interface
4.Automatic system and software updates with real-time push message notifications via internet
5.Instant remote control tech support anytime, anywhere
6.Interactive Data Logging sessions enable direct contact with Autel Scanner Support for first-hand troubleshooting of diagnostic bugs and errors
7.One-stop multitasking designed for ideal management of workshop operations to keep all data files, customer info, and vehicle records well organized
8.Unique ergonomic design with rubberized outer protection and a rugged internal housing

Does it have the programming and relearning functions?
Answer:
Yes, The Autel MaxiSYS MS908CV supports commercial vehicle programming and relearn functions. The commercial vehicle models is from heavy duty trucks to medium and light duty diesels, and from buses to agricultural & industrial machinery. And the vehicle coverage can cover Volvo, Toyota, Foton Daimer, Isuzu, Bendix, Allison, Mack and much more.

What Do You Know About MS908CV ?

The Autel MaxiSYS commercial vehicle diagnostics scan tool, No. Autel MaxiSYS MS908CV, performs enhanced system diagnostics on more than 60 commercial light duty, medium duty and heavy duty vehicle brands. The MS908CV is built on the MaxiSYS Android-based platform. The complete tool kit comes with the latest compact size J2534 MaxiFlash Elite to perform pass-thru programming function and complete an array of of tool-guided maintenance services, then diagnose manufacturer specific systems including Allison transmissions, Bendix ABS brake systems, Detroit Diesel Engines and Eaton and Wabash ABS trailer brakes.

As a new member of Autel’s MaxiSys family, the MaxiSys CV is built on the powerful MaxiSys 908 platform and provides a comprehensive disgnostic solution for virtually all commercial vehicles as well as machines made in North America, Europe and Asia. Offering advanced features and extreme ease-of-use, MaxiSys CV is the ideal solution for independent repair shops, owner-operators and various sized fleets seeking a single scan tool for all their professional heavy duty needs.

Built on the MaxiSYS Android-based platform, the MaxiSYS MS908 CV performs enhanced system diagnostics on more than 60 commercial vehicle brands. Read and clear codes, view and graph live data, perform tool-guided maintenance services, complete an array of special functions and diagnose manufacturer-specific systems including Allison transmissions, Bendix ABS Brake systems, Detroit Diesel Engines and Eaton and Wabash ABS trailer brakes. 1-Year Warranty Included.

The complete MaxiSys CV tool kit includes a compact sized MaxiFlash Elite which Autel Maxisys Pro and J2534-2 pass-thru programming and provides bluetooth VCI communication between the vehicle and MaxiSys CV tablet.