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Do Innova Scanners Work on Porsche Vehicles?

By Joseph Kim
Published on March 8th, 2024

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The short answer is, not really. Our scanners can read check engine codes on Porsche vehicles, but the available features are extremely limited.

do innova scanners work on porsche vehicles

Our diagnostic scanners aren’t made to diagnose exotic vehicles like Porsche. As such, using an OEM scanner or going to your dealership may be a better choice. Or if you're only interested in retrieving check engine codes, going with our cheapest scanner (Innova 5110) may be a better option.

Regardless, here’s an actual illustration of what we support for Porsche vehicles.

  • 2019 Porsche 911
  • 2014 Porsche Boxster

A Few Words of Caution

Depends on Vehicle

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.

2019 Porsche 911

do innova scanners work on 2019 porsche 911

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 (0)

Not supported for this vehicle.

Available Active Tests (0)

Not supported for this vehicle.

2014 Porsche Boxster

Do innova scanners work on porsche boxsters

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 (0)

Not supported for this vehicle.

Available Active Tests (0)

Not supported for this vehicle.

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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