Volvo Truck Diagnostic Tool Volvo VCADS Pro 2.40 Version FAQ
Q1: Volvo VCADS has no USB cable, then which cable to connect with the computer, how to connect with the car?
A1: No, Volvo VCADS has no USB cable, it has COM cable, please input the COM cable into the computer COM port and communicate with the computer.
Q2: How to update Volvo VCADS Pro?
A2: Once we have the newest software, we will send you via CD or via Email.
Q3: Volvo VCADS (SH10-B) VS Volvo VCADS (SH10).
A3: Volvo VCADS (SH10-B) can diagnose the truck with 16pin diagnostic socket; Volvo VCADS (SH10) can’t do, as the following picture shows.
There are 3pcs of cable connected with the car: Volvo 14pin to 16pin cable, Volvo 8pin to 16pin cable, RSR32 to 16pin cable.
There are 2pcs of cable connected with the car: Volvo 8pin cable and Volvo 14pin cable.
Q4: The Volvo VCADS software works ok on windows XP. but the control unit will not connect to the laptop. The com connection is ok.
When I plug the unit into the truck diagnostic port the power light comes on and the blue USB light flashes very fast in a random sequence.
I have connected it through the RS232 lead and the RS232 light on the control box does not light up at all.
I have a message saying “ERROR 10104
Communication problem with control unit or vehicle
No connection through the USB cable at all.”