Suzuki Diagnostic Tool


The Suzuki SDT is an all in one handheld diagnostic tester.

Model Year Coverage

For Diagnostics:

  • 1999-2013 Aerio
  • Esteem
  • Vitara
  • Grand Vitara
  • Grand Vitara XL-7
  • Verona (GST Only)
  • Forenza/Reno (GST only)
  • SX4
  • Equator
  • Kazashi

For reprogramming, see list posted on under OBD-OBD2 and Diagnostics.

PC Requirements (for reprogramming interface only)

Windows XP pro or Windows 7 Laptop PC recommended with USB port

Software License

The SDT diagnostic tool requires an annual $550 subscription that includes the diagnostic software and updates for one year. Information can be found here.

Reprogramming requires a separate $300 annual subscription. Information can be found here.

Product Feature Set

The feature set for the OE tool is provided to allow comparison with other tools intended for this brand of vehicle. This will allow you to determine which features will satisfy your particular needs. Keep in mind that many of the tools that you will be comparing are intended for multiple vehicle lines. After-market tool manufacturers choose their own feature sets for the target market they serve. Ratings and comments are subjective and the opinion of their authors. Please do not rate a tool that you have never used. These reviews will be monitored. Comments that appear to be derogatory rather than honest feedback will be removed.

Diagnostic Functionality Yes
DTC Code Retrieval
Retrieve OE DTC with code Definition X
Customizable PID display X
Data Logging
Body X
Chassis X
Electrical X
Powertrain X
Pressure/Vacuum Tests X
Bi-Directional Tests
Body X
Chassis X
Electrical X
Powertrain X
Network Test
Module Programming
Module Reprogramming X
Body Controls
Anti-Theft Systems Functions (Immobilizer with additional cable) X
Remote Keyless Entry X
Factory Keyless Entry Code X
Restraints (Supplemental Restraints and Seat Belts) X
Electrical Tools
Charging System Test X
Digital Multimeter
Basic DMM Functions (Volts, Resistance, Frequency) X
Oscilloscope Tools
Oscilloscope X
Alternator Ripple X