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Do Innova Scanners Work on Chevrolet Vehicles?

Published on January 11th, 2024

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Joseph Kim

Content Manager at Innova Electronics

Do Innova Scanners Work on Chevrolet Vehicles?

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Correct. All Innova branded scanners will work on Chevrolet vehicles. Depending on the type of scanner you purchase, you’ll also be able to diagnose both OBD1 (pre-1996) and OBD2 (post-1996) vehicles.

However, it’s important to understand that not all features we provide may be available on your Chevy vehicle. Every vehicle’s year, make, and model will have different feature sets.

In this article, we’ll go over the available OBD2 features in-depth for certain select Chevrolet vehicles.

  • 2015 Chevy Silverado
  • 2020 Chevy Equinox
  • 2004 Chevy Malibu
  • 2008 Chevy Camaro

A Few Words of Caution

Depends on Vehicle

As mentioned above, feature availability depends on your specific vehicle. We can’t possibly go over every single vehicle year, make, and model combo, so we’ll only stick to a few of the most popular ones.

If you’d rather check vehicle compatibility yourself and see all the features available by your vehicle’s specific year and model, feel free to utilize our Coverage Checker. We present this information to the best of our knowledge, but it is not guaranteed.

If you’d like to learn more about how to utilize our Coverage Checker, please click here.

Depends on Tool

It’s obvious, but feature availability will depend on the type of scanner you choose. For the purpose of this article, we’ll use our most advanced handheld scanner - the Innova 5610 - as our scanner.

You can use our Comparison Chart to check which model supports what feature. For example, if the Innova 5610 supports EPB reset, you can safely assume the Innova 5510 will also be able to reset it.

2015 Chevy Silverado

do innova scanners work on chevy silverado

Note: image is for demonstration purposes only

Read & Clear Codes

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
All System Scan                          

Resets

Battery Reset
Oil Maintenance Reset
ABS Bleeding
Steering Angle Reset
DPF Reset
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB)  

Status Checks

Battery Alternator Test
Oil Level
Oil Life Status
Brake Pad Life
Hybrid Battery Voltage
View Transmission Temperature

Additional Tool Features

Pending Codes
Freeze Frame
I/M Monitor Status
Drive Cycles
Mode 6
Vehicle Information
EVAP
Permanent Codes
O2S Results
Fixes (app)
Scheduled Maintenance (app)
Technical Service Bulletins (app)
Predicted Repairs (app)

Live Data

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
Transmission
TPMS                                             

Available Dealership-Level Routines, Self-Tests, and Calibrations (14)

  • Brake Pedal Position Sensor Learn
  • Crankshaft Pos. Variation Learn
  • Cylinder Power Balance
  • Engine Speed Control
  • Fuel Injector Balance
  • Fuel Trim Reset
  • HO2S Heater Learn
  • HO2S Heater Resistance Learned Values Reset
  • HO2S Learned Values Reset
  • Idle Learn Reset
  • Oil Life Reset
  • Remote Vehicle Start Disable History Reset
  • Throttle Position
  • Throttle Sweep

Available Active Tests (15)

  • Compression Test
  • Cooling Fan
  • Cylinder 3
  • Cylinder 6
  • Cylinder Deactivation System
  • Depressurize Fuel System
  • EVAP Purge Solenoid
  • EVAP Purge/Seal
  • EVAP Vent Solenoid
  • Fuel Pump Enable
  • HO2S Heater Bank 1 Sensor 1
  • HO2S Heater Bank 1 Sensor 2
  • HO2S Heater Bank 2 Sensor 1
  • HO2S Heater Bank 2 Sensor 2
  • Ignition Timing Retard

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2020 Chevy Equinox

do innova scanners work on chevy equinox

Note: image is for demonstration purposes only

Read & Clear Codes

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
All System Scan                          

Resets

Battery Reset
Oil Maintenance Reset
ABS Bleeding
Steering Angle Reset
DPF Reset
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB)  

Status Checks

Battery Alternator Test
Oil Level
Oil Life Status
Brake Pad Life
Hybrid Battery Voltage
View Transmission Temperature

Additional Tool Features

Pending Codes
Freeze Frame
I/M Monitor Status
Drive Cycles
Mode 6
Vehicle Information
EVAP
Permanent Codes
O2S Results
Fixes (app)
Scheduled Maintenance (app)
Technical Service Bulletins (app)
Predicted Repairs (app)

Live Data

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
Transmission
TPMS                                             

Available Dealership-Level Routines, Self-Tests, and Calibrations (16)

  • Ambient Air Temperature Calculation Reset
  • Brake Pedal Position Sensor Learn
  • Crankshaft Pos. Variation Learn
  • Cylinder Power Balance
  • Engine Oil Life Reset
  • Engine Speed Control
  • Fuel Injector Balance
  • Fuel Rail Pressure Relief Valve Learned Values Reset
  • HO2S Heater Learn
  • HO2S Heater Resistance Learned Values Reset
  • Idle Learn Reset
  • Intake System Learned Values Reset
  • Remote Vehicle Start Disable History Reset
  • Throttle Body Idle Air Flow Compensation Reset
  • Throttle Position
  • Throttle Sweep

Available Active Tests (10)

  • Compression Test
  • Cooling Fan
  • Depressurize Fuel System
  • EVAP Purge Solenoid
  • EVAP Purge/Seal
  • EVAP Vent Solenoid
  • Fuel Pump Enable
  • HO2S Heater Sensor 1
  • HO2S Heater Sensor 2
  • Ignition Timing Retard

2004 Chevy Malibu

do innova scanners work on chevy malibu

Note: image is for demonstration purposes only

Read & Clear Codes

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
All System Scan                          

Resets

Battery Reset
Oil Maintenance Reset
ABS Bleeding
Steering Angle Reset
DPF Reset
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB)  

Status Checks

Battery Alternator Test
Oil Level
Oil Life Status
Brake Pad Life
Hybrid Battery Voltage
View Transmission Temperature

Additional Tool Features

Pending Codes
Freeze Frame
I/M Monitor Status
Drive Cycles
Mode 6
Vehicle Information
EVAP
Permanent Codes
O2S Results
Fixes (app)
Scheduled Maintenance (app)
Technical Service Bulletins (app)
Predicted Repairs (app)

Live Data

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
Transmission
TPMS                                             

Available Dealership-Level Routines, Self-Tests, and Calibrations (2)

  • Fuel Injector Balance
  • Oil Life Reset

Available Active Tests (0)

Not supported for this vehicle.

2008 Chevy Impala

do innova scanners work on chevy impala

Note: image is for demonstration purposes only

Read & Clear Codes

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
All System Scan                          

Resets

Battery Reset
Oil Maintenance Reset
ABS Bleeding
Steering Angle Reset
DPF Reset
Electronic Parking Brake (EPB)  

Status Checks

Battery Alternator Test
Oil Level
Oil Life Status
Brake Pad Life
Hybrid Battery Voltage
View Transmission Temperature

Additional Tool Features

Pending Codes
Freeze Frame
I/M Monitor Status
Drive Cycles
Mode 6
Vehicle Information
EVAP
Permanent Codes
O2S Results
Fixes (app)
Scheduled Maintenance (app)
Technical Service Bulletins (app)
Predicted Repairs (app)

Live Data

Engine
ABS & Brakes
SRS & Airbags
Transmission
TPMS                                             

Available Dealership-Level Routines, Self-Tests, and Calibrations (8)

  • Crankshaft Pos. Variation Learn
  • Cylinder Power Balance
  • Engine Speed Control
  • EVAP Service Bay Test
  • Fuel Injector Balance
  • Oil Life Reset
  • Reset Idle Learn
  • Throttle Position

Available Active Tests (4)

  • EVAP Purge Solenoid
  • EVAP Vent Solenoid
  • Ran Relays 1,2 & 3
  • Fuel Pump Relay
  • Commanded Gear

Questions?

Checking feature availability for your vehicle should be a straight-forward process, but if you still have any questions, please feel free to contact our customer support team. We are available Monday ~ Friday, 6AM - 6PM PST.

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