KTAG K-TAG ECU Programming Tool Technique Support FAQ

KTAG K-TAG ECU Programming Tool Technique Support FAQ

Q1: Can I use KTAG on Windows XP?
A1: KTAG is compatible with both Windows XP and WIN7, but not all WIN7 is workable, better use WIN7 professional.

Q2: Ktag “Communication error: please check power and connections – ox1008.”

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A2: Please check whether the car ECU is connected with the power.

Q3: Does KTAG ECU programmer have limit number of times, only 32 and then throw it away?
A3: No, it has no limit you can always use it. But if you keep on giving ECU to write map file, then it has about 500 times limit. If your KTAG has limit counter and the KTAG board is no gluing, please contact us we will send you chip for replacement, but there are two conditions to change chip:
1) it is our KTAG not from other sellers;
2) you are required to know how to change the chip otherwise the KTAG will be damaged.

Q4: KTAG got error “checksum error”.

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A4: there are three reasons cause checksum error:
1) the computer operation system is not compatible with KTAG, better use Windows XP or WIN7 professional;
2) there are some problem with KTAG software;
3) Ktag can’t work with these types of ECU at present. If needed, please ask us for remote assistance.

Q5: Do you have PDF instruction on this strip cable?

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A5: Sorry, we only have KTAG driver installation video tutorial and BOOT cable instruction.
1)KTAG driver installation video tutorial: click column ” Video” at this page to watch or contact us to send you.
2)BOOT cable instruction as the following shows:

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Tacho Pro 2008 July PLUS Odometer Correction on Model 3 series E36

Tacho Pro 2008 July PLUS Odometer Correction on Model 3 series E36

Device needed:
Model 3 series E36 up to software 23
Tacho Pro 2008 July PLUS Universal Dash Programmer UNLOCK

Diagnostic programming
Use the BMW Diagnostic plug with the connector “old”.

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1. The diagnostic port is in the motorroom.
2. Turn ignition on.
3. Connect the Tacho Pro 2008 July Universal to the BMW diagnostic plug and the diagnostic port.
4. Select the menu BMW-3er E36-Diagnosis.
5. The Tacho Pro 2008 July Universal shows you the old value.
6. Enter the new value.
7. Verify the new value with OK.

X431 V(X431 Pro) VS X431 V+ (X431 PRO3) VS X431 5C Pro

X431 V(X431 Pro) VS X431 V+ (X431 PRO3) VS X431 5C Pro

As we all known, the Launch company is one professional OBD2 device developing company. Their newest device is Launch X431 5C Pro Full System. Compared with the old X431 V(X431 Pro) and the X431 V+ (X431 PRO3), what is the highlights? Check bellow:

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More information, check the Original Launch X-431 outil.

How to disable Mitsubishi TPMS light with Lexia3 V48 xs Evolution Diagnostic?

How to disable Mitsubishi TPMS light with Lexia3 V48 xs Evolution Diagnostic?

I have a 2010 EVO X and like many homeowners, I looked for a way to disable the “Service TPMS” annoying light for a long time. The good news is I finally found a thread of “forums” Mitsubishi and got the light disabilities. Here is how I did. Lexia-3 a code reader is required in this process.

Things you will need:

A: Lexia-3 Lexia3 V48 xs Evolution Citroen/Peugeot Diagnostic PP2000 V25 with Diagbox V7.57 Software– (The Lexia 3 I use is V46, the latest version is lexias 3 V48. If you are interested: http://www.eobdtool.fr/wholesale/lexia-citroen-peugeot-diagnostic-pp2000-with-diagbox-software.html.)
B: A laptop Windows XP or laptop with Win XP Mode 7/8

Follow the procedure to do:

1) Install the software Lexia 3 first:
– Then navigate all the way in the PP2000 10A & lexia v46 Dir and find update_lexia_346.22.exe
– Run this update V46 pointing to the same location you selected from the V45 install

2) Connect Lexia 3 interface to the OBD port in my EVO X.
– Upgrading of V46 will revert to this point, simulating a web update.
– Make activation and make sure that you are using LEXIA-346 since you’re up to date
You just activated this way, otherwise you must re after the upgrade.

3) Select “C-Crosser”, “Lexia”, “Diagnosis” and “test function”. Choose the category based on your selection, there take SUV as an example and come to the ECU list.
– You will see the ETACS interface also called “BSI”.
– Select BSI – Configuration – Manual configuration then there will be two options for the configuration of the vehicle and customer choice.
– Select the client options, select “repair”.

4) Enter the menu “ETACS-SUV default programming.” Select “Under the inflection.” TPMS is included the option. The current state is present (ON).
5) The system is currently paralyzing the state of inflation.
6) The system automatically disables inflaction parameters. The status now turns to “away” (OFF)
7) the TPMS light is off.

Here are some photos:

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FAQ for Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ Comprehensive Diagnostic Instrument

FAQ for Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ Comprehensive Diagnostic Instrument

Creader VII+ is a well built comprehensive diagnostic instrument by Launch. It’s not only including the full function of OBDII /EOBD, but also support more functions of four systems (Engine, automatic transmission, anti-lock braking system and airbag) of main car models.

Q: I lost my Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ SD memory card. Can I buy the card from you?
A: The card is the normal card. You can buy from the local market.

Q: If the Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ can support hyundai coupe 2.0 16V?
A: If your car model supports OBD2 protocol, the Creader VII+ can do your cars.

Q: Where to find the password?

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A: You can find this in the “about” file.

Q: How to update the Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+?
A: You can update the Creader VII+ on the official website.

Q: What are the difference Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ and X431 CRP129 Creader VIII?
A: The main difference is on the support car. The Creader VII+ can support 31 brand cars. But Creader VIII can do 42 brand cars.

Q: If the French Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ is available to choose?
A: Yes, the Launch X431 CRP123 Creader VII+ language is can be Simplified Chinese, English, French, Spanish.

Why I-2014 Multi-Diag Access J2534 Update-fail to Download VCI?

Why I-2014 Multi-Diag Access J2534 Update-fail to Download VCI?

After I entered the activation code and connected I-2014 Multi-Diag Access J2534 to the vehicle, error information below appeared. I did not connect to the network and update it manually. There is also no anti-virus software on my pc.

Here are some error screenshots:
Screenshots: update-fail to download VCI, please check if VCI connects your vehicle and laptop.

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The same mistake appeared when I reinstalled Multidiag I-2014.

So how to avoid this mistake?

Solutions Offered:
1. Customer VCI should be A070026.
2. Make sure that the diver of Multidiag I-2014 is installed in a right way.
3. The equipment, Multi-Diag Access J2534 Pass-Thru should be connected to the vehicle correctly.
4. If all above is normal, there may be something wrong with your computer or I-2014 Multi-Diag Access J2534 Pass-Thru OBD2.

Scania VCI-3 VCI3 Scanner Wifi Setting

Scania VCI-3 VCI3 Scanner Wifi Setting

Scania VCI3 is designed to support all Scania diagnostic systems based on CAN network, it’s a extremely fast yet very compact diagnostic tool. And the Scania VCI-3 VCI3 Scanner can support wifi wireless diagnosing.

Please connect the Scania VCI-3 VCI3 Scanner with the cars before setting wifi.

1. Open the laptop wifi connection.
2. Find the Wifi name of the Scania VCI-3 VCI3 Scanner: “VCI3_SN7041”

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3. Click Connect button.

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4. Check wireless network connection 4 properities – Networking – Internet Protocol Version
5. (TCP/IPv4) – obtain an IP address automatically.

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6. Open the scania vci3 software connection option and connect to wireless VCI.

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7. The scania vci3 wifi connection is ok.

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Automated V8/X6 Key Cutting Machine “X sensor error” Solved

Automated V8/X6 Key Cutting Machine “X sensor error” Solved

Automated V8/X6 key Cutting Machine takes with high quality and superior technology. It conforms to International standard dimension and Two-year warranty, available for Wholesale or Retail.

When the Automated V8/X6 Key Cutting Machine interface screw is loose, you will have the “X sensor error”. You will need to tighten the screw. Here is the picture to teach you how to tighten the screw.

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How to update and register Launch X431 CRP129 Creader VIII?

How to update and register Launch X431 CRP129 Creader VIII?

Launch X431 Creader VIII(CRP129) is a comprehensive diagnostic instrument with multi-language to choose. Creader VIII can reset brake block, corect steering angle sensor, engine oil light reset and so on. Follow the steps bellow to update Launch X431 CRP129 Creader VIII.

Step 1: visit http://mycar.x431.com/pad/landingPageIndexCrv.action and click icon “Update Tool Download”.
Step 2: Download and install “Launch Creader Update Tool “, after installation is complete, run it.
Step 3: in the following picture, select Language (English, Chinese,French and Spanish available) and input product Serial Number (the serial number is in the back of Creader VIII)

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Step 4: click “Update” to enter the registration page, input Email and Register Code, click “Submit”.

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(Note: if you need Register Code, please refer to step 5 to step 8; if you already have Register Code, after submit, skip to step 9. )
Step 5: the register code can be found in the Creader VIII, how to find? Connect one end of the USB cable to Creader VIII, and another end to the computer.
Step 6: Wait until Launch Creader enter the main menu, then Move the mouse pointer to the “Help” icon, finally press the “OK” button.

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Step 7: Select “Tool Information”, then press button “OK”.

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Step 8: the register code shown below is the one needed to enter in the step 4.  (Back to step 4 to input register code and continue)

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Step 9: insert TF card into TF card reader, then insert the TF card into the computer.
Step 10: restart the “Launch Creader Update Tool “, select the file you need or click “All”, then click “Download” to start the download.

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Step 11: After complete download, take out TF card from TF card reader and insert it into the slot of Creader VIII, then
supply power for Creader VIII by the USB cable (one end of the USB cable connect to Creader VIII and another end to the computer) or by the vehicle diagnostic socket (connect the OBDII connector of Creader VIII to vehicle diagnostic socket ), after the Creader starts, it popup a window prompting ” System Upgrade- Sure Upgrade?”, select “OK” to upgrade.

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Step 12: update complete!

V3.6 Released for SuperOBD SKP-900 Hand-held OBD2 Auto Key Programmer

V3.6 Released for SuperOBD SKP-900 Hand-held OBD2 Auto Key Programmer

SuperOBD SKP-900 Key Programmer is Hand-held OBD2 key programmer. SKP-900 Key Programmer can support almost all cars in the world, such as Ford, Land Rover, Chrysler, Nissan, Honda, Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Kia ect. V3.6 is the newest version for the SuperOBD SKP-900 now. Check the new added feature now!

SKP-900 Key Programmer V3.6 Highlights (August. 21) (NEW):

1. FORD RANGER Remote Key Program 2012-2015 (Free pincode)
2. Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Petrol Remote & Key Program 2010-2015 (Free pincode)
3. Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Diesel Remote & Key Program 2010-2015 (Free pincode)
4. Mitsubishi L200 Petrol Remote & Key Program 2010-2015 (Free pincode)
5. Mitsubishi L200 Diesel Remote & Key Program 2010-2015 (Free pincode)
6. Mitsubishi TRITON Diesel Remote & Key Program 2015- (Free pincode)
7. Isuzu D-MAX Key Program 2008-2012
8. Isuzu MU-7 Key Program 2008-2012
9. Isuzu All key program 2012-
10. TOYOTA AVANZA Add Key 2014
11. MAZDA BT-50 Key Program 2012-2015(Free pincode)

Tips: The SuperOBD SKP-900 is free update lifetime.