RV Trip Planning Discussions

Go Back   iRV2 Forums > THE OWNER'S CORNER FORUMS > National RV Owner's Forum
Click Here to Login
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-13-2016, 12:00 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 13
Dolphin (Workhorse) DTC code reader?

I have a 2008 Dolphin on a 2007 Workhorse W24 chassis. Anyone know of a reasonably priced Engine light code reader for the Workhorse chassis. Best option would be if it will also read anti lock brake codes.

Rvr rat is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 07-13-2016, 01:21 PM   #2
Senior Member
BFlinn181's Avatar
Gulf Streamers Club
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Cincinnati
Posts: 19,921

Does your chassis have an OBD II port? If so, there are many ways to go. You could buy a stand alone code reader or use a Bluetooth or WiFi code reader that you can use a smart phone, tablet, or laptop to read and often reset DTC's.


Bob & Donna
'98 Gulf Stream Sun Voyager DP being pushed by a '00 Beetle TDI
BFlinn181 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2016, 08:10 PM   #3
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 13
Dolphin Code Reader

I have a Innova 3040c reader, but it does not have the Workhorse in it's database so it is pretty useless. It also won't connect to the ABS system codes which is what I really need. Thanks for the reply.
Rvr rat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-2016, 06:38 PM   #4
Senior Member
chboone's Avatar

National RV Owners Club
Ford Super Duty Owner
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Horse Town USA, CA.
Posts: 3,225
I have a OBD II reader from Harbor Freight that works on my 99 Ford F53 and my 2005 GMC Yukon XL. Mine does not do ABS, had it for several years. The new ones do ABS. I don't know what the difference is with the Workhorse PCM is but OBD codes are standardized, ABS codes may not be the same. If the reader doesn't work I would take it back.

OBD II & CAN Scan Tool with ABS
1999 35 ft. Dolphin 5350, F53, Banks System, 5 Stars Tune, Air Lift Air Bags, Koni Shocks, Blue OX TruCenter, TigerTrak track bars F&R, Roadmaster 1-3/4" rear auxiliary sway bar, 2004 F450 Lariat 6.0 Diesel Crew Cab DRW, 4X4, B&W Custom Truck Bed, GVWR 15,000, Front GAWR 6,000, Rear GAWR 11,000, GCWR 26,000, 1994 36ft Avion 5er, GVWR 13,700
chboone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-14-2016, 07:03 PM   #5
Senior Member
National RV Owners Club
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Lac Du Bonnet, Manitoba
Posts: 539
SCangauge not only reads and re-sets codes, it can be used as a full time display to give you extra engine measurements like transmission oil temp.
ScanGauge - Trip Computer + Digitial Gauges + ScanTools
Ellen & Greg
08 National Dolphin DL-35Ci, RoadMaster Rear Sway Bar, Rear Trac Bar,
Workhorse W22, Kelderman Air Ride, Towing 08 Smart Car
GREGORYJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-15-2016, 10:45 AM   #6
Senior Member
lenjen's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Conyers, GA
Posts: 578
Following: I could not find any shop in metro Atlanta that could read WH24 ABS occasional warning light. You may get some useful info here. WH24 Check ABS???

My son lives in Birmingham so my next trip will involve my taking my RV to see Buddy @ Precision Sales and Service.

Loving My RV
2005 Dolphin 6355 LX WH24
lenjen is offline   Reply With Quote

dolphin, workhorse

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dtc code 168 redbaron73 Cummins Engines 3 03-27-2013 06:21 PM
Code Reader Problem with Workhorse Chassis jjonas9019 Workhorse and Chevrolet Chassis Motorhome Forum 6 09-12-2010 03:10 PM
Code Reader retired75 Ford Motorhome Chassis Forum 8 01-12-2009 12:44 AM
code reader adaptor busa Freightliner Motorhome Chassis Forum 8 09-04-2008 04:47 PM
Engine code reader Toby Just Conversation 8 12-26-2006 07:34 PM

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:58 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.