Launch CReader VI

£132.00 (Inc VAT)
This product is now discontinued

The CReader VI is the latest vehicle fault diagnosis tool in Launch’s line of handheld diagnostic tools aimed at DIY enthusiasts. Small, compact and effective, the CReader 6 combines a new ergonomic design with other functions to make it the most user-friendly model yet.

Works with all vehicles compliant with EOBD/OBDII (petrol vehicles from 2001 and diesels from 2004).

As well as a new design the CReader VI boasts a full colour LCD display screen and personalised function menu.  Designed to diagnose OBD and EOBD vehicles in whole functions with LED diagnostic status indicators and multi-language selections, the CReader VI will help you diagnose the vehicle quickly and accurately, making it the perfect tool for all professional workshops and DIY enthusiasts.

The easy to read colour screen can display up to 4 data graphs at the same time and the fast refresh rate of 2 frames/sec means that no problem will go unnoticed.

The ability to record and playback hours of diagnostic data gives the CReader 6 a unique advantage over competitors. This function allows you to re-asses diagnostic data again and again even when the vehicle is not present.

The I/M readiness test shows whether the various emissions-related systems on the vehicle are operating properly and are ready for Inspection and maintenance testing.

The Launch CReader VI also reports the saved values of various engine components when the fault was flagged. This gives you another route to help diagnose issues.

Features of the CReader VI include:

  • MIL Indicator
  • Record, save and playback up to 8 hours of live data
  • I/M readiness test
  • Malfunction lamp status
  • Read vehicle information
  • O2 (Lambda) sensor test
  • EVAP system test
  • View live diagnostic data in graph or data format
  • View up to 4 data streams at the same time
  • View freeze frame data
  • Read current, pending and permanent DTC’s
  • Clear DTC's
  • Free internet updates

CReader VI Specifications:

  • 2.8” LCD Colour Display Screen with 160 x 160 pixels
  • Input voltage range 8 – 18V
  • Power consumption: Runs from car battery
  • EOBD Cable length: 90cm
  • Language options: English, Spanish, French.
  • Weight: 500g

Overall, the CReader VI is an easy to use and versatile scan tool that is ideal for any vehicle technician.

This product comes with a one year warranty against faults and includes lifetime access to valuable software updates which are released by Launch over the internet.

Click here to download pdf brochure for the Launch CReader 6.

Launch CReader VI

Customer Reviews

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Launch CReader VI 5 star5 star5 star5 star5 star 5 Very handy
Reviewed by Anonymous on 26 Nov 2013

Extremely handy diagnostic tool, very easy to understand and use. Some very good features, I'm very pleased with it, extremely good value for money.

Launch CReader VI 4 star4 star4 star4 star 4 Simple to use
Reviewed by Ahmed on 17 Nov 2013

Good product and very good service from Launch UK, have seen it much cheaper on other sites but not sure if original or cheap copy.

Launch CReader VI 4 star4 star4 star4 star 4 Creader6
Reviewed by paul on 10 Aug 2012

Due to the cars I have in famialy, vauxhall astra 1.7cdti 2003, peugeot 2.0 2001.The Creader6 is coming up with erro.As both cars are not compatable.

Launch CReader VI 5 star5 star5 star5 star5 star 5 Outstanding
Reviewed by Mastertech on 14 May 2013

I have been in the motor trade for 22 years and used many different makes of code readers however this one blows all the others away. The color screen and the ease of use is great but the refres...
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  • Launch C Reader VI
  • USB update cable

Mainland UK Addresses

1st Class Royal Mail Recorded£5.00

Off-Mainland UK Addresses (including islands and Scottish highlands)

1st Class Royal Mail Recorded£5.00

European Delivery Rates

Zones 1 & 2*

Service Price
TNT Express £19.26
*Belgium, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, France, Germany, Monaco

Zones 3 & 4**

Service Price
TNT Express £19.99
**Andorra, Austria, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia

How quickly will my order arrive?
All orders received before 11am will be dispatched same day using a next day delivery service. Orders received after 11am will be dispatched the following working day (Mon – Fri).

How can I track the status of my order?
We will keep you updated with the status of your order via email. Once the order has been dispatched you may track the parcel using the tracking code provided in the ‘confirmation of shipping’ email. If you have any questions regarding your order please email us on or phone 01752 344989.

If you are unsatisfied in any way at all, please return the unwanted item within 14 days of delivery date for a full refund or exchange. The item must be unused and retain its original labels & packaging. Sale items are not returnable or refundable. Click here for full refund terms and conditions.

Launch C Reader VI Vehicle Coverage

  • Works with all vehicles compliant with EOBD/OBDII (petrol vehicles from 2001 and diesels from 2004).
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