Those of you who are regular visitors to our website will have noticed we recently added a notice to our homepage as a warning over pirated X431 diagnostic tools. A rise in the sale of Launch X431 technology has resulted in a rise of the number of companies we are seeing dealing in illegal pirated X431 tools.
These tools are often cheap, badly made and are greatly altered in their configuration from official Launch Tech products. As such they cannot and will never be eligible for Launch Tech software updates, support or servicing. Their use will likely void future warranty services, and in some cases the use of these tools has cause irreparable damage to the vehicles they are used on.
Some of the most frequently experienced issues which arise as a result of using counterfeit units are:
For more information on counterfeit Launch products and what you can do to avoid them please visit our information page here.