The Autel Maxisys MS906BT is an upgraded version of Autel MS906 model. This means it has some additional features that the MS906 doesn’t have, like online programming for Audi. As for hardware, it supports supporting oscilloscope, digital inspection camera add-ons, and extended battery life, and least but not last, it’s wire-free.
Let’s look at the features and functionalities of these OBD2 scan tool( View table image ):
|Product||Autel MaxiSys MS906BT||Autel MaxiSys MS906TS||Autel MaxiSys MS906|
|Customer Rating||4.5 / 5||4.2 / 5||4.4 / 5|
|All Systems DTC Scan||√||√||√|
|Auto VIN Technology||√||√||√|
|MaxIFlx Cloud-Based Info System||√||√||√|
|Pre-scan Report & Post-scan Report||North America Only||√||North America Only|
|CPU||Samsung Exynos Hexa-Core Processor(1.3GHz+1.7GHz)||Samsung Exynos Hexa-Core Processor(1.3GHz+1.7GHz)||Samsung Exynos Hexa-Core Processor(1.3GHz+1.7GHz)|
|Touch Screen Display||8.0″1.024×768 LED Capacitive Touch Screen||8.0″1.024×768 LED Capacitive Touch Screen||8.0″1.024×768 LED Capacitive Touch Screen|
|Wlreless VCI||MaxiVCI V100||MaxiVCI V100||—|
|Battery Life||10000 mAh 3.7 V||10000 mAh 3.7 V||5000 mAh 3.7 V|
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4.6 / 5
It is an advanced version of MS906 with additional features for car repair shop owners and professional mechanics. It is an advanced version of MS906 with additional features like Enhanced wireless bluetooth connectivity between the display tablet and VCI device allows greater mobility and ease at work
- 25 SERVICE FUNCTIONS: MS906BT is the latest version of the MaxiSys product line of advanced wireless diagnostic tools. It has 25 service functions options, including Oil Reset, EPB service, ABS Auto Bleed, SAS Calibration, DPF Regeneration and etc.
- All systems malfunction diagnose: MS906BT can diagnose on all systems on board and read/clear DTCs, live data streams, special functions including: Engine、TCM、ABS、SRS、IC、HVAC、Anti-theft and so on.
- Two connection ways: Enhanced wireless BT connectivity between the display tablet and VCI device allows accurate all units diagnose within 80 meters. You can always choose to use cable if you like.
- BI-DIRECTIONAL CONTROL/ACTIVE TESTS: MaxiSys MS906BT comes with bi-directional control for specific car systems, which ensures that you can test on all ECUs so that you can locate what the malfunction units.
- Long using Time: Built-in rechargeable lithium-polymer battery with capacity of 10,000 mAh, for up to 14 hours of continuous operation.
- Coding: Exceptional OE-Level functionality from comprehensive OBDII diagnostics & services to advanced ECU coding
In fact, it actually has 25 service functions including the following:
- Oil Reset Service: The Autel Maxisys MS906BT can help clear or reset the oil maintenance minder system after changing the oil. It can also help clear the oil warning light.
- Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) Calibration: The Autel Maxisys MS906BT Bluetooth scanner detects signals from the SAS located in a sensor cluster in the steering column. This information can now be used to accurately realign the steering angle appropriately.
- Massive pre-installed fixes: Cloud-based MaxiFix online community provides a vast database of diagnostic and repair tips and proven filed fixes
- Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) service: The Autel Maxisys MS906BT can help to reset the EPB. It helps to prevent any kind of software malfunction.
- Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Regeneration: This feature ensures that there is always an optimal filter performance at all times. The Diesel particulate filter helps to filter particulate matter in the diesel.
- ABS bleeding: After replacing or repairing hydraulic system, air might get into hydraulic circuit, leads to lack of brake force, long brake distance. In order to maintain great brake performance, ABS bleeding is needed.
It is compatible with a wide range of vehicles including more than 80 US, European, and Asian vehicle makes and models.
|High-quality touch screen||The updates need to be paid for after a year|
|Extended battery life|
|Double language option (Spanish and French)|
|32GB of storage space|
|Wide-range Vehicle Coverage|
- Q: Will this scanner reset the brake wear sensors on bmw’s
- A: Yes.
- Q: Does this toolset and reset electronic parking brakes?
- A: Yes.
1. My thoughts and review of the autel maxisys ms906bt from someone who uses it every day