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2017-02-28

Diagnose Honda Civic by Launch X431 V Pro WIFI Bluetooth review

How to test and diagnose Honda Civic Hybrid by Launch X431 V Pro WIFI Bluetooth? Below I will show step by step for your reference!

First, you plug the DBSCar diagnostic connector into car OBD2 port. And this DBSCar connector will connect Bluetooth between car and Launch X431 V Pro device automatically.
Find “Honda” on Asian car menu and choose “16 pin DLC”.
It show car VIN number, type and engine ID.
Next, you can start from “Quick Test” function. Remember turn on car ignition but not to run car engine.
Click the option and wait the scan process finish. You can see this is a full system scanning. It cost about 2 minutes.
OK. Now you get a full test result. In this case, there is fault on Electric Powertrain IMA section.
Choose “Electric Powertrain IMA” and “Read DTC” to find what’s wrong.
Launch X431 V Pro read out all DTC codes in Electric Powertrain: P1435, P1570 and P0A7F. You can choose “Clear Fault” to clear all fault codes.
After that you can also view freeze frame data. Choose “Read Freeze Frame” function and “Auto select” to show all.
And this Launch X431 V can do Actuation Test and Special Function. It allows you to drive test IPU module fan, replace IMA ECU and battery…
P.S. Launch X431 V now has old and new version, same price 1,139 but small difference. The old one as mine comes with a free Launch M-Diag OBD adapter. I know the new version has bigger screen and no need activation.
Share both new and old version link here if you need:
New Launch X431 V with 8 inch screen
Old Launch X431 V with free Launch M-Diag

2017-02-27

How FGTech Galletto 4 V54 write BMW X5 E70 EDC16C35 via OBD?

Success case for sharing: It’s tested OK to write BMW X5 E70 3.0d 2010 ECU EDC16C35 via OBD by FGTech Galletto 4 V54! Below is a guide for your reference.
STEPS: FGTech V54 write BMW X5 E70 EDC16C35 via OBD
Connect Fgtech V54 Master directly to car OBD port then connect it to laptop via USB cable.
Connect car with external power supply over 12V.
NOTE:
1.     Make sure your car battery is ok. You must have over 12v steady volts to write.
2.     You can damage your ECU if voltage drops under 12v. If writing process is disrupted you can recover your ECU only by BDM restore.

Turn ignition on and open FGTech Galletto 4 software.
Click “Writing file” to start ECU writing.
When the writing process to 100%, turn off the dashboard and wait 10 seconds.
After that turn on dashboard again and ECU writing all steps complete!
In this way, you successfully write BMW X5 E70 ECU EDC16C35 via OBD by FGTech V54!
Best Quality FGTech V54 Galletto 4 Master Version ECU Programmer Support BDM OBD Function €48 free shipping

2017-02-23

2017 Launch X431 V scan tool wins in price: $799

Launch x431 for sale:
launch x431 ebay seems to be a good choice to buy things;
but as for auto diagnostic tools, a professioal site should be a better one; https://www.eobdtool.co.uk/ (old site: obdtool.co,uk) is a good man of his word to trust in.
this is the site: https://www.eobdtool.co.uk/wholesale/brand-launch-x431/ all launch x431 diagnostic scan tools are available.

Launch x431 scan tool:

Launch X431 5C Pro vs. Launch X-431 V Pro vs. 2017 Launch X431 8″ Lenvono Tablet 
Item
Comparison

New Launch X431 V 8 inch
(2017 version)
Image
Outlook






Main Unit
Inch
7 inch
7 inch
inch
Color
Red
Red
Red
IOS
Android 4.0
Android
Android 5.0.2
Pixel
1024*600 pixel
1024*600 pixel
1280*800 pixel
Processor
Dual core 1.0Ghz
Dual core 1GHZ
Quard core 1.3Ghz
RAM
512MB
512MB
1GB
Storage
2GB (can be 32GB)
2GB(can be 32GB)
16GB (can be 32GB)
Battery
3000MA
3000MA
4290MA
Camera
Rear 200W
Front 300W
Rear 200W
Front 200W;
Rear 500W
Accessories
Connector
pcs
14 pcs
14 pcs
14 pcs
Cabe
pcs
13 pcs
13 pcs
12 pcs
OBDII 16
About 8-10cm

About 10cm

About 80cm
Diode
pcs
4 pcs
4 pcs
4 pcs
Charger
Litter
Litter
Litter
Bluetooth connector
Red & small;
On the main unit
Red & big under the main unit
Black & big;
Under the main unit
Paper files
Package list
Red & yellow paper
Red & yellow paper
White & greenpaper
Guide
Old version
Old version
New version
Manual
No
No
Yes
Package
Package
Old version
Old version
New version
Upgrade
One-click Update
Yes
Yes
Yes
Free Update Online
1 year free update online
2-year free update online
2-year free update online
From the table we can see 2017 newly-released Launch x431 v has been improved in firmware capacities only; but itwins in price: $799:

Launch X431 PAD II vs X431 Pad vs X431 V (X431 Pro) vs X431 V+ (X431 Pro3)

  
Launch X431 PAD vs X431 GDS vs X431 Diaguniii vs X-431 IV vs X431 vs X431 V+

Launch x431 review: