Drowning in cable options for your heavy equipment? Thanks to OEMs there is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to construction and agriculture equipment cables. Diesel Techs are forced to purchase a different cable for each manufacturer, rather than buying one universal cable. No wonder finding the right one is a nightmare!

Here’s a guide that breaks down what cable you need to diagnose different equipment on your Diesel Laptops Cojali Jaltest Agriculture or Off-Highway Complete Kits.

What Cables Are Included in Your Cojali Agriculture or Off-Highway Kits?

When you open your Cojali Kit you will automatically receive these cables:

  • OBDII and pinout which covers Cat older than 2015, John Deere, Case, Case IH, Isuzu, Hino, New Holland, most JCB and more.

What Cojali Cables Do You Need?

We have compiled a list of the most common recommended cables not included in your kit:

Cojali Cable Capability
JDC217M3 The newer “green 9 pin” used with manufacturers such as John Deere, Case IH and New Holland.  Note: If you purchased an Off-Highway kit this is included, but it is not included in the Agricultural kit.
JDC505A Diagnose Cat equipment prior to the new 14 pin connection and also Perkins engines and some Terex equipment.
JDC513A Diagnose Massey Ferguson agricultural equipment
JDC523A Diagnose Kubota engines used in Agricultural and Construction equipment such as skid steers, excavators and farm tractors.
JDC216A Diagnose Cummins engines in a variety of machines ranging from industrial settings to farm equipment.
JDC201A Diagnose Volvo construction equipment Tier 4 interim and older
JDC504A Diagnose Deutz engines used in agricultural and construction equipment
JDC203A Used for Mercedes Benz engines used in a variety of equipment including paving and milling machines, Terex equipment and some cranes.
JDC533A This is the 14-pin cable needed to diagnose new CAT equipment.
JDC539A Used for the machine side of Bobcat equipment and is equipped with the remote switch.

Farming and Heavy Equipment Diagnostics

Our team can help you find the cables you need or answer any questions you have, just give us a call. As an added bonus your kit comes with US-based support and hands on training from certified Diesel Technicians.