ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 multi tool scanner, Supports BMW LAND ROVER & JAGUAR and VW 4-in-1, also work with diagnosis and programming 2 in 1.
ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 Support BMW LAND ROVER & JAGUAR and VAG
ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 is a new generation of universal automotive diagnostic equipment developed by Shenzhen Allscanner Technology Co., Ltd., supporting BMW, LAND ROVER & JAGUAR, VW, also supporting the latest DOIP diagnosis (The protocol is used for vehicles produced after BMW F series, Land Rover and Porsche, Volkswagen new models). The scanner has 3 ways of connection for diagnosis: USB, WIFI, and wired cable, which greatly benefits customers a lot. It will become a new but bright star in the field of automotive equipment.
Top features of VXDIAG A3 Multi Tool:
1. Support BMW,LAND ROVER & JAGUAR, VW 4-in-1
2.Support the latest DOIP diagnosis (BMW F series, Land Rover and Porsche, Volkswagen new models)
3.Support USB and WIFI connection
4.Multi-language (check language info below)
5. Comes with latest software, ISTA-D v40.01.21, ISTA-P v3.59.4.004 and all engineering software INPA,WinKFP,Ncs expert etc, JLR SDD V148 .
ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 Functions:
1.VXDIAG A3 for BMW function introduction
The new BMW software can perform programming and coding for all BMW E/ F/ G series cars. Same as BMW ICOM A1 / A2 / A3, ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 supports all BMW software and is good at fiber programming.
The main diagnostic software includes:
BMW software version: Diagnosis: ISTA-D v40.01.21, Programming: ISTA-P v3.59.4.004
BMW Group ISPI
(the fourth generation of BMW diagnostic software client);
(Engineer Software for F series, available for programming, coding, Chinesization, realize hidden functions, advanced features);
(for E series: programming, upgrade and downgrade);
(enter key, import codes, delete certification, advanced features of BMW series);
(read vehicle information, diagnosis, read and clear trouble codes);
BMW Coding Tool
(for E series: import data, change the code or realize hidden functions);
(offer full vehicle repairing information for diagnosis or programming);
tool (for E series: set codes, realize hidden functions and change settings);
BMW software includes the engineer version, which is the quick and easy diagnostic programming and coding system that German BMW engineers are using. The system is designed in English and German. The Engineer version is so practical and powerful that it can achieve professional features which all the original professional computers can realize, can change the language into Chinese through the OBD port for import cars (Europe regulation cars, the United States and the United States, Africa, etc.). Features mainly include: diagnosis, programming (incl. programming one module only), coding, realize hidden function, new features activation, the module system update.
Following functions can be activated based on the existing configuration model:
01 use the button in the cab to close the trunk (electric tailgate), to terminate the reverse operation at any time (available in cars with the electric tailgate)
02 activate the Bluetooth phone function, to automatically play the music inside the phone every time you start the car. (Available in models with a USB port in the armrest box or gear)
03 support audio and video playback via USB cable as well as via iPod.
04 connect to the phone through the Wi-Fi (mobile phones are required to install software)
05 open the voice recognition function (currently only available in English digital telephone dialing)
06 operate the navigation menu when driving, watch DVD (Even the original car is available with CD, you can also watch DVD)
07 Active internet applications (available in post 2012.09 models with professional navigation, but some unsupported with unclear reasons)
08 immediately fold the rear-view mirror with the remote control (for the original car, owners need to press the lock key for 1.5 seconds)
09 activate gearbox program on the sport cars, at a quicker response for speeding up. But it will cause fault codes in ECU test in the 4S shop. (NOT recommended)
10 effectively prevent rear-end collision because brake lights flash quickly when braking severely (for 3 Series 5 Series, testing)
11 use mobile phone traffic to surf the Internet on iDrive via the phone Bluetooth (not tested yet)
12 adjust the warning speed of changing a lane (available in high-end cars with the rearview mirror with the dead angle warning indicator) (not tested yet)
13 automatically released the handbrake (parking button) when the vehicle is started (testing)
14 add the lane departure system and roadside warning identification function (available in optional cars with front cameras) (not tested yet)
15 L7 around Sound Pro
1. Set Seat Belt Alarm time (second/sec)
2. Disable passenger Seat Belt Alarm
3. Disable driver Seat Belt Alarm
4. Set the engine on/off status the same as that before the ignition off or the default status off.
5. Set the central lock automatically unlock when ignition off
6. Set Fuel Economy Mode as default mode after ignition on
7. Enable roll up window when open car door
8. Enable the option of DRL (Day Running Lights) on or off.
9. Set Highlight auxiliary and intersection traffic light “Automatic”
10. Enable to adjust DRL brightness (the default factory setting is brightest)
11. Set fog light turn on while headlight is on
12. Enable to Lock/Unlock sound and adjust the volume
13. Enable auto close sunroof when raining (May lead to initialize sunroof, it will work only after ignition on for 10 seconds, not very effective.)
14. Set windshield wiper Back in place when ignition off
15. Set sunroof automatically close in a tilted state (It needs to initialize sunroof)
16. Set the turn signal light on/off times (F30)
17. Enable CIC menu display CI version
18. Three Bluetooth phone rings available
19. Enlarge phone number and text storage (25 to 50)
A/C (Automatic Air Conditioning)
20. Set indoor internal circulation memory the same as that when the ignition off last time.
21. Set air conditioning memory the same as that when ignition off last time.
22. Display engine output power and torque on navigation screen
23. Cancel home screen boot delay confirm message
24. Cancel rear view camera statement when reversing
25. Display available gas station on navigation
26. Display speed limit info (Need hardware support)
27. Display engine torque menu
28. Auto headlight
30. Display tire pressure and temperature (Need hardware support)
31. Adjust mile to kilometer
33. GPS time synchronization
34. Dashboard stimulate instant fuel consumption: change from 20 to 30
35. Enable dashboard light on always
36. Enable dashboard light always on at night (For BMW 535, GT, 7 series and part of BMW 530)
37. Enable dashboard light always on at daytime (For BMW 535, GT, 7 series and part of BMW 530)
38. Enable dashboard lights turn grey (For BMW 535, GT, 7 series and part of BMW 530)
39. Enable dashboard lights turn orange or grey (For BMW 535, GT, 7 series and part of BMW 530)
40. DS Mode display current shift from S1 to S7
41. Set Head-Up Display (Navigation map distance and turn signal, etc.) (Need hardware support)
42 PDC reversing radar is changed vertically and horizontally
2.Vxdiag A3 for LAND ROVER&JAGUAR features
The newest JLR IDS V148
can perform online programming, test, diagnosis and programming key with Incode, Chinese localization, etc.
For the 2014 Range Rover Executive Edition and new Range Rover Sports, since the communication protocol was changed, only ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 is verified to be able to diagnose. JLR Mangoose cable can’t cover any longer, if JLR Mangoose cable is plugged into the vehicle, all the dashboard warning lights will be on and lead to the vehicle malfunction; VCM can’t cover neither, although it can cover the newer Jaguar and Land Rover.
ALLSCANNER VXDIAG A3 language:
English / German/Chinese
Software functions: read live Data stream, actuation test, monitoring, utility testing, reprogramming, diagnostic trouble code.
1. J1850PWM / SCP
2. ISO9141 / KWP2000
4. Medium Speed CAN
5. CAN Bus (capable of ISO 15765, GMLAN, and ISO14229)
Vxdiag A3 Diagnostic Tool Package list:
1pc x ALLSCANNER VXIDAG Main Unit
1pc x OBD cable
1pc x USB cable
1pc x network cable
1pc x 500GB hard drive
This post topic: How to use 2017 Allscanner VXDIAG A3 scanner to diagnose, program and code BMW, VAG, Jaguar and Land Rover.
VXDIA A3 wins ICOM VAS5054 SDD at:
- VXDIAG A3 function & vehicle coverage = BMW ICOM + VAS 5054a + JLR SDD. It covers BMW, LAND ROVER & JAGUAR, VW also latest DOIP and perform diagnose, programming, coding etc. With newest software ISTA-D V40.01 ISTA-P V3.59 , SDD V148 & ODIS 4.0.
- VXDIAG A3 price $429 < BMW ICOM price + VAS5054 price + JLR SDD price (cost more than $600)
- No OS limited, A3 works on: XP, WIN 7/8/8.1/10;
- Client requirement: Browser: IE 11+ and google Chrome
Step –by –step on how to use VXdiag A3?
Incl. Allscanner VXDIAG A3 scanner Install VX Manager, USB driver, OEM driver, and run Original Factory Diagnosis Software.
Step 1. Firstly install VX Manager
Browse http://www.vxdiag.net/ , download and install “VX manager” driver (VXManager Installation steps:
1. Run VX Manager.exe to setup
2. Click [Next]
3. Select [I accept the agreement],then click [Next]
4. During installation, disconnect USB cable to the PC, then click [Next]
5. Software Installing……
6. VXDIAG SDK Driver installing……
7. Setup complete.click [Finish]
Setup complete. The shortcut will create on the desktop.
Connection device and run VX Manager, The information of device will be displayed in “Device Manager”.
Step 2. Connect VXDIAG A3 by USB or WIFI
Hardware USB Connection or WiFi Connection
Connect OBDII cable to the vehicle 16pin diagnostic port, and USB cable to the computer.
Hardware WiFi Connection
Here step – by –step guide:
Step 3. Installation OEM Driver for JLR SDD, ODIS and BMW ICOM
Click [Diagnostic Apps] tab on VX Manager software interface, then click [My Apps]
Click [JLR SDD] and you will get a driver installation window, then click [Install]
If JLR SDD have been installed, then click [Update] to Update JLR SDD driver.
“Install Complete” click [close]
Next is to install / update ODIS 4.0 and BMW ISTA-D V40.01 ISTA-P V3.59.
Here Step –by –step procedure
Step 4. Buy License and Update
If you want to add more vehicle brands, contact Gm-Tech2.com dealer to provide VXDIAG SN, buy License .
Here on how to buy license and update:
1.Check the S/N on the back of the VXDIAG main unit
2. Buy License
Contact your dealer to provide VXDIAG SN, buy License. License list
3. Update License
1). Buy License
2). After buy License， connection VXDIAG to PC
3). Start [VX Manager]
4). Click [Device Manager]->[Information]，then click [License]
After License updated, then installation OEM driver. For example, Buy JLR SDD license, then Installation JLR SDD Driver
How to update VXdiag A3 OBD2 scanner firmware?
VXDIAG Firmware Upgrade procedure:
1. Connection VXDIAG to PC
2. Start [VX Manager]
3. Click [Device Manager]
4. Click [Information]
5. Click [Firmware]
6. Click [Upgrade] to Upgrade Firmware.
During Upgrade, do not disconnect VXDIAG connected PC
VXDIAG software update: after the newest software is released, you will be noticed to update. I am sure for VCM, Jaguar and Land rover, VXDIAG software is always newest.