Anyone think this could work? I'm wanting to do some coding for mirrors and lights etc... but I'm sure STAR is the only way. Any help?
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I wanted to get some affordable diagnostic equipment to check my car, my dad's car, and help me with the search and purchase of a new (used) car.
It need not be new, as long as it supports 5-6+ year old cars, including VW, Skoda, Toyota, Merc, perhaps Ford.
Used is fine.
Thanks in advance.
Does anyone know of an OBD2 program that will fully work on Mercedes cars?
I have tried numerous different ones, some will not even log on, and some will not recognize the ecu.
However, I have two that will work, but only give the very basic readouts, ie: no more info than you can get...
I owe a 1995 c36.
I had a problem with srs,abs and ets lights on.
I connected the diagnostic tool and did solve the airbag no probs.
It seems that diagnostic tool doesn't want to link with any other module on the car.Cannot get to the engine,gearbox or the abs.
Tool worked on other...
I have just bought a used W203 c280 estate with 26.5 k on the clock from an independent garage. After a few days the check engine light came on !!
I took it to a local indy specialist in East London (Hainault) where the tech told me that their Star diagnostic machines did not have...
I was thinking of getting my own software to sort problems out with the car.
Anyone got any experience/knowledge of this, never done it before.
I was looking at buying Carsoft Mercedes-Benz 7.4, seems like it does all you want it to do.
Your comments are appreciated.
Can any one confirm that the diagnostic terminal is located at the right hand side of the engine compartment fastened to the bulkhead infront of the fuse box with 16 terminals ? The car is a 1995 W124 e200.
I thought the conector was a round socket affar, but cant find one on my car...
What colour wire should it be from comand to the diagnostic port? Is this wire all ready in place? I think i have read some where its grey and the wire needs to move from 33 to 34 in the diagnostic port is this correct? I have w202.
I use VagCom for my VW which is a simple OBD lead plugged into my laptop and tbh is awesome..
Is there anything like it for Mercedes? I don't want to be buying a diagnostic
tool and any software I could download for free or a purchase would be ideal.
The lead I use for VagCom is a 9 pin...
Back to my 300CE-24 type W124.051.
Bosch KE injection with EZL, 5-speed 722.5 box etc. etc.
Started reading some codes today.
Please bear in mind that I've already used my home made box to read and clear a gearbox fault that prevented 4th gear remaining engaged and generally made...
I'm struggling a bit and would appreciate some help.
Car is a 2004 Auid A2.
I'm using Windows 7. I have a KKL+CAN BUS USB 409.1 compatible cable.
After installing the Ross-tech VCDS-Lite version I plug in the USB cable, then launch the application.
I check in my Control Panel Device Manager...