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LAUNCH X431 V-Series Automotive Fault Diagnostic Equipment For Android

With the November coming,our shop http://www.obd2works.com push-off the new product LAUNCH X431 V -Series Automotive Fault Diagnostic Equipment For Android,now price $1,249.99.

LAUNCH X431 V -Series coverage at vehicle model, powerful test function, more special function, more accurate test data etc.X431 V-series product inherited so many advantages of Launch company at vehicle fault diagnosis technology


LAUNCH X431 V is a new diagnostic tool release by Launch tech. It composed of an X-431 V pad computer, a protection sleeve, a DBScar diagnostic connector and many OBD1 to OBD2 connector. It communicate with your car by DBSCAR connect with bluetooth, it read car DTC and do diagnose function by the X431 Pro Pad computer, it achieves X431 series full car model and full system diagnose function, it can replace X431 Diagun III or X431 IV.Meanwhile, taking advantage of mobile internet, it integrates more application and service, such as creating maintenance data base and case library, providing instant maintenance information, establishing public and private maintenance social circle etc. As a result, it builds a broad vehicle diagnostic community, which helps you to share vehicle maintenance knowledge online, exchange vehicle maintenance experience online and provide vehicle maintenance related service support online. This will be another revolution raised by Launch in the vehicle diagnosis industry.

And she has a brand new surface and interface, with wireless diagnosis, customer management, one key upgrade software, group, maintenance information, and other functions.

Two different hardware configuration of the product will also bring customers more choice.

The owner can use golo connector to connect to his smart phone, Then he can do a all system fault diagnosis of vehicle at any time, then form a diagnosis report, and transfer the report to maintenance technicians and related personnel through the account management interface, then he get the remote consultation and repair advice.

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Santana ABS hydraulic pump motor does not work experience repair (ABS ECU. Maintenance)

Santana 2000GSI (Age Superman) car uses MK20-1 type ABS. It consists of the ABS controller (electronic control unit, a hydraulic unit and a hydraulic pump, etc.), four wheel speed sensor, ABS brake lights and the fault means the alarm lamp components. ABS are more cars on the failure of the hydraulic pump motor will not work: .. It is usually presented in the process of moving car ABS malfunction indicator lights, ABS stops working and storage 01,276 DTCs side [in ABS electronic control unit means for the hydraulic pump motor does not work).

When you encounter this failure, maintenance method is generally used to replace the ABS electronic control unit, or even replace the ABS controller .. This not only increases the owner’s replacement for maintenance (can a thousand dollars), but also damage to the car factory the image … To reduce the maintenance costs, I decomposition and to check the electronic control unit, the hydraulic pump motor does not work found to cause main reason for the prisoner. Hydraulic motor is connected to the ABS electronic control unit side electric wire connector terminal and the ABS control system of the sub-unit circuit board circuit desoldering. As long as the sealing off of the lights prison can exclude it. The fault diagnosis and exclusion of specific methods described below. (For more information on car repair, please pay attention to our ECU blog)
Troubleshooting: first with 431 fault detector retrieval ABS fault codes. Then the hydraulic unit and the pump motor circuit for the following examinations according to the meaning of fault codes:
When you encounter this failure, maintenance method is generally used to replace the ABS electronic control unit, or even replace the ABS controller .. This not only increases the owner’s replacement for maintenance (can a thousand dollars), but also damage to the car factory the image … To reduce the maintenance costs, I decomposition and to check the electronic control unit, the hydraulic pump motor does not work found to cause main reason for the prisoner. Hydraulic motor is connected to the ABS electronic control unit side electric wire connector terminal and the ABS control system of the sub-unit circuit board circuit desoldering. As long as the sealing off of the lights prison can exclude it. The fault diagnosis and exclusion of specific methods described below. (For more information on car repair, please pay attention to our ECU blog)
Troubleshooting: first with 431 fault detector retrieval ABS fault codes. Then the hydraulic unit and the pump motor circuit for the following examinations according to the meaning of fault codes

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How to update Launch X431 diagnostic tool

A lot of customer don’t know how to update their diagnosit tool or they download and then can’t update ,today i will introduce how to update launch x431 diagnostic tool,Launch X431 IV, Launch X431 Diagun III, Launch X431 GDS are hot selling on our shop http://www.obd2works.com , today i’ll take Launch X431 IV as an example,this also work on other launch x431 products.

1.Download software

1) Log in http://www.dbscar.com


2) Click “Log in” at the upper right corner, input Login name and password.


3) Click the button “Log in”, one dialog box popup named “Security Alert”, select “Yes”.


4) Enter Download Center.


5) One-by-one to download DBSCAR_SERIES-UPDATE, firmware upgrade package, X431 IV DISPLAY and car models software.
6) Please create new folder on the desktop and name as “X431”.
7) The software saves as the “X431” folder, click “save”.
8) After download, the following listed file is what you download.

1) Double click “DBSCAR_SERIES-UPDATE”and install it.

2) Choose English, click OK and follow the instruction to setup the software. After finish installation, click Start-All Programs- Launch_Dbs- Dbscar Serial Update Tool.
3) Open “Dbscar Serial Update Tool”.
4) Please tick before the software you want to update, and click “ Update” .
5) The picture display update successfully.
6) Take out CF card or TF card; insert into the X431 main unit, then X431 can work.

Note: After update, maybe the main unit will ask you to adjust the touch screen, it is normal, after correctly adjust the touch screen, Launch X431 will work.

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Launch x431 Diagun iii update

The software authorization has been open, anyone can register the CC number and your equipment on official launch website, then go to the download center to download the latest software and install it to TF card of launch x431 diagun iii.

1,plug the TF card into card reader, then plug the card reader into your laptop

2,To visit official website, then go to download center to download the software. Launch x431 Diagun iii software is download from one by one. then download the software completely. If software is not download completely, then it will be failed to update the software to TF card.

3,please not decompress the software you download, do not directly copy the software to TF card. Use update tool to install the software package to your TF card.

When you update the launch x431 diagun iii, it prompts you update file failed, just like this photo:

The other reason lead to this problem is the TF card or TF card reader broken, you should use another TF card or card reader to update the software, then you will sucessfully update
diagun iii

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Globlal Version Launch X431 V Wifi/Bluetooth Update on Official Launch Website X-431 V

As know to all launch company tool TOP one in the obd2 field. Launch has many professional diagnostic tools for most car models. For example launch x431 diagun, x431 diagun iii, creader viii high quality , x431 master, x431 gx3, x431 iv gx4 and so on.Now

LAUNCH X431 V-Series, this can be newest version 2013,equipment for android, It truly is wifi, with Bluetooth. It really is newest x431 diagnostic tool. Newest X431 V Full System car diagnostic tool can be a new scanner release by Launch tech. It

completely replace launch X431 Pro, it support single click online update, support full range automotive model from USA, European and Asian. Launch X431 V is a perfect tool for automotive diagnose.

Launch X431 V Highlights:

1. what language is Launch X431 V support?

English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Japanese, Traditional Chinese

2. Wi-Fi: Supported

3. Bluetooth: Supported

4. Dealer Code: 86A

5. All to easy to Update: Online update, Support Online one-click update, no requirement to update the software to CF Card.

6. You will find the Manual inside the Multiplexer, you can even examine it when you use the device. it is in ” cnlaunch” file.

Launch X431 V (launch X431 Pro) with Bluetooth/Wifi based on Android system, is a new automotive malfunction diagnostic tool bring to life by Launch Tech for internet application. It truly is newest x431 super scanner. X-431 V completely substitutes

X431 IV and X431 Diagun III. It passes on Launch advantages in car fault diagnostic technology, such as vast car model coverage, powerful test function, special function and accurate tast data, etc., X-431 V achieves the entire car model and full system

fault diagnosis through the bluetoooth communication between DBSCar connector and intelligent mobile terminal. X-431 V utilizing the benefit of mobile internet, can share maintenance data and case library, provide instant maintenance information, and

build public and private maintenance social circle, etc., thus bring about wide automotive diagnostic community.

It is just a typical diagnostic device contributed by Launch to diagnostic industry concerning internet application.

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Vgate ICAR 2 automobile Diagnostic Tool Supports Android/ IOS/PC

Vgate ICAR 2 automobile Diagnostic Tool is China obd2 repair Automotive Diagnostic Tools. a way to use the Vgate iCar 2 OBD2 Scanner? Is there any reviews on the Vgate iCar 2 OBD2 Scanner?

vgate icar

On Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, it connects to any laptop, pill or smartphone, with associated diagnostic procedures .It is atiny low adapter that obstructed into the vehicle OBD-connector.

VGATE LAN OBD Multiscan is best than ELM327. It absolutely compatible with ELM327. All ELM327 supported code square measure offered to use. quicker than ELM327 fourfold or higher. (ELM327 is computer architecture 8bit 44MHz MCU, Vgate iCar is ARM 16bit MCU). Low standby power consumption sleep mode, lower power consumption than ELM327. It supports J1939 protocol over ELM327. mistreatment Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g and encrypted for higher security.

NOTE: attributable to the humanoid diagnostic code becomes heavier to run, recommend to use on sensible phone with C.P.U. 800Mhz or higher, 1GHz counseled.

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BMW Fault Codes BMW Diagnostic Code

This answer is applicable for several BMWs additionally to the one listed below.

BMW INPA diagnostic tool

BMW icom a2+b+c



car year: 1997

car model: 328is

My BMW has failing emission check and that i have two codes. are you able to tell ME what those codes mean and also the half to repair it? P1423 and P1421.


These 2 codes area unit for the Secondary Air System, bank-1 and bank-2. Bank one is cylinders one through three and bank-2 is cylinders four through vi. These codes area unit indicating that the secondary air system isn’t functioning properly.

The secondary air system pumps contemporary air into the exhaust ports throughout cold engine start-up. This provides contemporary chemical element to help within the complete burning of the combustion mixture throughout the cold start-up amount, once the mixture is richer and isn’t burning expeditiously.

Commonly, the check valve at the manifold can fail (stick open) and this can permit exhaust gasses to enter the pump once it’s not running. this can destroy the pump. the standard repair involves substitution the pump and also the check valve (and the seal for the check valve). Of course, there area unit alternative areas inside the secondary air system that might be guilty. For additional data and elaborate diagnostic steps, please see the Summer 2008 issue of our quick Times account (below).


I have a 1999 BMW 323i and also the scan code unbroken developing p1188/1189 and p0170 and p0173 . What area unit these codes and the way do I correct the the problem?


The P1188 and P1189 codes area unit for “fuel control” for each banks one and a pair of (cylinders 1-2 and 4-6, respectively). The P0170 Associate in Nursing P0173 area unit for “fuel trim”, again, for each banks one and a pair of.

With these codes, i might 1st search for vacuum leaks within the intake system. examine the rubber boots going from the MAF (Mass Air Flow sensor) to the throttle body, particularly the little leg that connects to the idle management valve, down by the throttle body. in addition, examine all vacuum and air handling hoses. Another common vacuum leak supply is that the housing ventilation. See the link below for extra data on the housing ventilation.

If you can’t realize any obvious vacuum leaks, you’ll have the system “smoke tested”. This injects a smoke into the intake and any leaks can permit the smoke to return out.

Scenic Cycle: ride the world in virtual reality

I’m huffing and puffing up one of the most iconic climbs in cycling folklore: the Alpe D’Huez in the French Alps. The mountain is a mainstay of the Tour de France and it’s definitely one that separates the sprinters from the climbers. Who can ever forget Marco Pantani’s battle with Jan Ullrich in 1997? This is a mountain climb on which legends are made.

I won’t be joining them at the rate I’m going. My jersey is drenched with sweat as I make my way around another of the 21 hairpin bends that comprise the 13.8-kilometre ascent to the summit, 1860 metres above sea level.

“Come on Steve, push, work through the pain!” Tom Sproats yells at me. “You can do it!”

Sproats is sitting on a brand new Lamond exercise bike, exactly the same as mine. At which point I should add that I’m about 16,000km from France, sitting in a room at Scenic Cycle, which opened last month in Sydney’s financial district.

Alongside me are 35 others in the room – some wannabe Tour riders, others fitness junkies looking for a new buzz – plus my editor Steve, who roped me into this yet looks as if he’s the one about to lose his lunch.

Virtually we roll along

Think of it as a spin class with the added advantage of rolling scenery projected onto two 12-metre square screens to make it feel as if you are actually rolling through the scenery. Except there’s precious little rolling; this is one of the world’s most hardcore climbs, after all. Wind on some more resistance to simulate an increase in gradient, Tom exhorts, and PUSH!

The brainchild of Sproats, an entrepreneur and fitness instructor, Scenic Cycle began life in the family garage with the help of his two brothers. Although conceding he is far from a hard-core cyclist, Sproats nonetheless travelled the world over four years, using his own filming gear to capture footage of picturesque rides throughout Europe, Asia, and North America, as well as Australia, New Zealand and Samoa.

To get the raw footage, he attached his camera to everything from a bicycle to a motor scooter and a quad bike. One ride he offers that he point-blank refused to shoot himself takes you down Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, through Times Square, Central Park, and across the Brooklyn Bridge.

“I enlisted a bicycle courier to shoot that one,” he says. “There was no way I was riding through New York City.”

Sproats says at its core, the workout has three elements: The music, the session leader and the vision.

Distraction value

“The beautiful scenery takes your mind off the pain,” he says. “It’s an escape. This gives our riders 45 minutes where they can go into a room and enjoy a mental holiday that also happens to burn up to 800 calories in a session.”

And while the exercise bikes are state-of-the-art, Sproats concedes it is closer to a spin class, than a place where serious road cyclists would come to improve technique, although everyone can build fitness by setting their own resistance and cadence. “I’ve built a product that caters to every level,” he says. “You control the resistance so you can get the best possible workout depending on what level you are at.”

Right now I’m pushing hard through the little alpine village of La Garde, not even halfway up the alpine ascent. Wooden chalets and ski hire shops line the road, and I’m sorely tempted to step off the bike and into the tiny Bar L’Indiana that’s coming up on my left for a Pastis. But Sproats urges me on. “We’re going into the red zone,” he calls. “This is your time; it’s not about work, kids, partners, anything.”

He implores us to crank our resistance up to a nine out of 10, close our eyes and just lose ourselves in the thumping beat for five or so minutes, revelling in the glorious pain.

Zen on a bicycle

I’m a keen roadie and definitely not a spin king (this is actually my first time pedalling indoors) but I’ve got to say, this is the closest I’ve ever come to achieving Zen on a bicycle. Try closing your eyes on the streets of Sydney or Melbourne and you’re liable to end up road pizza. But here in ‘The Coliseum’, we’re safe from everything, even the Peugeots and Renault vans that whiz past on the screen.

So far Sproats has edited more than 100 rides. Some of the most popular include a jaunt around Lake Como in Italy, a pedal through the snow-capped beauty of San Moritiz, and a ride through Samoa past swaying palm trees and barefoot villagers. Australian rides include Byron Bay, Nimbin, Noosa and Port Douglas.

To make the experience feel more real, when Sproats calls for a sprint, the vision speeds up. Conversely a hill climb will see the vision slow down and the resistance amped up, so it feels that like you’re really pushing hard against gravity. Riders can wear standard trainers, or clip into SPD pedals.

Renault CAN Clip

Alpe D’Huez: done

Pleasantly exhausted, I finally reach the car park at the top of Alpe D’Huez and begin the cool-down element of the ride. Riding buddy Steve has also made it, although he looks as pale as the snow on the peaks around us. We wearily high-five each other for a job well done.

“Maybe we’ll do Sedona, Arizona next … it’s nice and flat,” I suggest.

The Scenic Cycle premises is clean and modern with hot showers, complimentary hand towels and free deodorant. Sproats seems to have struck a winning formula; despite being open for just a little over a month when we visited, more than 550 punters have come through the doors. He is already planning on rolling out the idea nationally.

“We’re not a chain, we don’t offer memberships and we don’t offer contracts. We charge a premium rate, but we offer a premium workout and a premium experience,” Sproats says. “A 20-pack of coupons works out at $15 a class.”

Or you can try …

For another dose of virtual cycling reality try an Expresso bike, which are found in many modern gyms and leisure centres around Australia. Where Scenic Cycle goes large and communal, Expresso offers a solo experience, the bike fitted with a personal computer screen displaying your ride. Think of it as the intersection of bike riding and computer gaming.

Dozens of rides of varying length and gradient can be dialled up, and riders steer with real handlebars and change gears with rapid-fire shifters to respond as resistance is automatically adjusted to simulate hills.

Expresso bikes are universally connected, meaning you can compete against the person on the bike next to you, or benchmark your time against thousands of riders all over the world. It also has built-in music playlists and more statistical feedback than you can poke a stick at.

Prices vary according to gyms’ own schedules of entry fees.

OK, let’s get serious

If all this sounds like too much fun and not enough sweat, there is another option favoured by keen road riders, and proudly proclaiming “not a spin bike in sight” on its website.

Athlete Lab in Sydney’s CBD provides high quality, fully adjustable road bikes set up for stationary riding sessions – or participants can bring their own.

Using data derived directly from the rear wheel, the rider is able to monitor their output as they complete a guided class. Individual testing is also offered, as is one-on-one coaching, and a free introductory lesson is offered which includes bike set-up.

Prices start from $40 per ride, and multi-ride packs or membership is also offered.