Category Archives: Auto Scanner Tools

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How to Install & Active Ford IDS V115

Ford IDS Release Level IDS-115.  Support online programming function also included calibration file, online programming needs online account.
Also included incode calculator for old model key programming or module installation new series need a dealer account.

Ford IDS V115 Feature:
1. Latest version:  V115
2. Multi-Language: English, French, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Portuguese etc..
3. OS: Support Windows 7 32 64 bits(recommend 64bit).
4. Compatible with all ford VCM Ford VCM 2 or VXDIAG NANO Ford IDS sale in the market.
5. Support Online programming, but youself must have online account, we do not provide this account.
6. No need shipping, after you pay, contact us for remote help to install and activate it.
Native Windows 7 32 64 bits installation (not vmware or other virtual software)
Installation and activation via teamviewer only without shipping the CD.
Yesterday, one user obtained remote support, here attach two images:
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all vcm1-vcm2- original or clone works
FLY SVDI Ford IDS V115 works
VXDIAG NANO Ford IDS: is testing

Image 1: best vcm2 clone.

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Image 2: FLY SVDI Ford IDS

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Functions:
* Automatic vehicle recognition
* Read & Clear Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs)
* Live Data-stream with Recording & Playback Functions for Main ECUs
* Guided Fault Finding
* New Software Re-flash for Existing ECUs
* Programming & Installation of new ECUs (PCM, ABS, Instrument Cluster, Air Bag, Fuel Pumps, etc.)
* Program New Keys (for additional fee)
* Injector Coding
* Set, Adjust or Remove Speed Governors
* DPF Regeneration
* Brake Bleeding
* Steering Angle Resets
* All Other Offline and online Dealer Functions


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How to Connect an OBD 2 to Your Car

The on board diagnostic scan automotive diagnostic equipment pose a serious challenge to most of the car users in the market. Most people have had numerous challenges when they try to connect the tools to the car engine.

The process of connecting the OBD 2 may seem to be a simple one yet quite complex. That is why you arte at the right place if you are one of those drivers who have had to contend with the challenges.

We have tried to look at the connection process from the point of view of the driver so as to simplify the whole thing. The process of OBD connection constitutes the following processes;

Using the car adapter– the car adapter is the best place where you can have your OBD connecting to your car.  It is a manual process which needs the car user to just take him to the car engine.

It involves taking time to get to the area where the port is to be identified. The DLC port is usually located on the car passenger area which makes it easy to identify. In some cars however, we have this as the area just below the seat.
Using the car adapter

The car adapter help your OBD connecting to your car

Use of the important applications– this method is common with the use of the wireless OBD 2 devices. These are usually in the form of Bluetooth devices with can be connected remotely. The devices are connected by running the application on the car computer and then enabling the connection process of the device.

Different cars come with different applications which get to the basic areas of the car. For instance, the VAG-com application is known to allow for the connections on the diverse car models like the Audi and others.
Use of the important applications

These apps work on diverse car models

You may also use the application called the automatic app which allows for the connections to the diverse car use functions without need for the user raising even a finger. These apps work on diverse car models which then makes them very popular.

The how to process of the OBD 2 connection in this case involves;

Get the right OBD 2 reader or scan tool, whichever suits your car. This is done by checking on the compatibility and the relevant tool.
Locating where the OBD 2 port is, an exercise which can be done manually or with the aid of some applications as we have seen.
Powering the car engine on for the case ease of making the system work.
Plug in the pins of the best automotive scan tool to the areas of relevance within the OBD 2 port.
Enable the OBD 2 to start reading.
Get the data and trouble codes and translate them using the diverse methods or contacting a mechanical technician.

In some cases as we have noted, the connection process may not be a physical process and may be done remotely using the Bluetooth devices which only needs to establish a connection with the car engine. Whichever the OBD 2 tool you choose, the discretion is all yours