VCDS (VAG-COM Diagnostic System) is an automotive diagnostic software program designed to run on any Windows based personal computer. With features only found in automotive dealer level factory diagnostic tools,
VCDS surpasses the performance of other diagnostic tools and rivals the factory tools for performance for a fraction of their cost.
With VCDS, automotive repair facilities can profit from repairing VW, Audi, SEAT and Skoda vehicles sold world-wide.
USB connector plugs into most modern laptops! (USB 1.1 or 2.0)
Compatible with all the latest cars which require a direct CAN connection for diagnostics.
Fully backwards compatible with older cars using a single K-line or K plus L.
Protocol timing indistinguishable from a real VAG/VAS tool. Works reliably even with "difficult" control modules such as the 1991-1994 1Z Audi TDIs and the 1993-1994 Audi 2.6L with Hella ECU.
Built-In VAG-Saver functionality -- instantly alerts the user if either the K/K1 line or the L/K2 line is shorted to Ground or Vbatt.
Full support for dual-K lines found in "new" (B6/8E chassis Audi A4 and 2002+ Audi A6 -- no VAS-6017 required -- no manual switches!
Bi-Color (red/green) status/activity LED
12 month guarantee against defects.
A 1 GHz Pentium-III (or AMD equivalent) with 256 MB of RAM and Windows XP or newer (XP, Vista, Windows 7, 8 or 8.1, but not RT) with an available USB port. With Windows Vista, 7 or 8, use a machine robust enough to properly support the operating system.
This product has been Superseded See HEXNET or HEX V2
This is the genuine Ross Tech VCDS diagnostic interface covering all VW, Audi, Seat, Skoda vehicles from 1996 through to the current models. Suitable for the workshop, VAG specialist repairer or enthusiast.
VCDS is the first Aftermarket Diagnostic Tool that is fully compatible with latest model VW/Audi/SEAT/Skoda vehicles which require a direct CAN (Controller Area Network) connection for diagnostics.
- Data Base of over 8000 DTC's and Measuring Block Texts
- Can use 7 Digit PIN/SKC codes to match new keys in immobiliser equipped WV/Audi/SEAT/Skoda vehicles
- Allows users to View, Log and Graph 3 groups of Measuring Blocks simultaneously
- Can access control modules utilising proprietary VAG modes (KWP-2000) protocols
- Displays timing information on TDI engines in graphical format