Snap-on® Security Link™ for North America

Fast, Easy and Secure Vehicle Access

To protect against unauthorized vehicle network manipulation that may put car systems and customers at risk, many automobile manufacturers require authorized scan tool access to perform necessary diagnosis and repair.

Compatible diagnostic tools can connect to secure vehicle gateways seamlessly using a fast, easy and secure channel between you, the scan tool, and the manufacturers’ web sites.

Get Connected
What you'll need...

All you have to do is store your device details and OEM account info in a centralized Snap-on Technician Profile and your work is done.

What you'll get...
What you'll need to get connected


Compatible Diagnostic Tools

Diagnostic tools must be connected to Wi-Fi while in use. Here’s a current and up-to-date list of Security Link compatible tools. If you already have one, scroll down to learn more about getting an authorized OEM account. 

*All of the following tools except for ETHOS Edge are also compatible with



Supported OEMs

Snap-on is working with OEMs to provide you access to their secure systems. Our scan tool is currently compatible with: 

FIAT® Chrysler®Automobiles (FCA)  
Volkswagen® Audi® Group (VAG)  


Some OEMs require additional account set up in order to complete the process. Refer to the videos below for details. 

Snap-on Technician Profile

Setup your Snap-on Technician Profile to keep your Diagnostics platform/s and your OEM access accounts connected.

NOTE: If you have an existing SureTrack® or acount, you already have a Snap-on Technician Profile... Simply add an OEM to your existing profile.

Quickly Set Up Security Link

Step 1:  Set Up Technician Profile


Step 2: Link Your FCA® Credentials 


Step 3: Set Up Security Link for Volkswagen® Audi® Group


Step 4: Set Up Security Link for Nissan® 



Step by Step Guide