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How To: Clear Trouble Codes with EFILive AutoCal / SPADE

Posted by Paul Wilson on Oct 25, 2019 9:00:00 AM

This article will walk you through the procedure required to clear DTCs (Diagnostic Trouble Codes) with your EFILive AutoCal or SPADE programming tool.  

Trucks that this procedure is applicable for:

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Clearing Trouble Codes

Used to clear check engine, or other dashboard lights.


This is a very basic task and can be done by anyone. Items needed: SPADE or Flashscan, and OBD2 cable

  1. Turn your key in the “On” position (Not Running)
  2. Plug your SPADE into your OBD2 port
  3. Scroll down to the Trouble Code option and press OK
  4. Scroll down to Clear DTC’s and press OK
  5. Press OK when you are asked if you are sure

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Topics: EFILive, SPADE, AutoCal, how to