Can Xhorse vvdi prog read that ecu? SID208 from Ford Ranger
VVDI Prog: No
There is no Ford ECU in the list
Managed to read data with a KTAG clone!
The ECU Programming Tool latest Ksuite 2.25 is verified to work perfectly with Ktag firmware 7.020, no issues of ECU read/write. Have been tested successfully on an ECU ME 9.7 from Mercedes-Benz W203 2003.
The test… here you go.
Part 1: Ktag Mercedes ME 9.7 wiring diagram
Part 2: read Mercedes ME 9.7
Part 3: write Mercedes ME 9.7
Part 1: K TAG Mercedes ME 9.7 wiring diagram
Part 2: Ktag fw 7.020 sw 2.25 reads Mercedes ME 9.7
Part 3: Ktag fw 7.020 sw 2.25 writes Mercedes ME 9.7
KESS V2 V2.15 is a very popular Auto ECU Programmer and is probably the most advanced tool available today. My customers feedback some problems. Here are the FAQs about below:
Frequently Asked Questions when using KESS V2
Q: I am wondering now what is the solution to unlock your ECU?
What to do to avoid your ECU become locked?
A: EDC15/16 can unlock by using KESS V2 V2.15 OBD2 Tuning Kit without Token Limitation.
When your KESS V2 Token use up,pls follow below article to add Token.
Kess v2 fw v4.036 Add Tokens Manual
Q: I will start program EDC16, fiat/alfa/lancia, which hardware is probably better, KESS V2 or Galletto?
A: KESS v2 is better one with no token limitation and no checksum error.
Q: Which computer system can KEES V2 be installed on?
A: KESS V2 can install it on Windows 7 and Windows XP.
Q: How to update KESS V2 from Software V2.15 Hardware V3.099 to Software V2.22
A: Well, SE87-B can be updated to SE87-C, but need to send back the main device and pay 95USD. Please don’t update it yourself, or it will damage the firmware of KESS v2.
Q: What is the difference between KESS V2 and K-TAG ECU Programming?
A: Beside world-wide famous brand cars, K-TAG also supports trucks, traktors, bikes and work with a small part of motorcycle. Otherwise, KESS V2 has OBD function (means KESS V2 program ECU by OBD diagnostic cable) while K-TAG doesn’t have.
Q:Some users are confused what’s better among FGTECH Galletto 4 V54, Kess V2 and Ktag
A:Difference between FGTECH Galletto 4 V54, Kess V2 and Ktag
Q: What is the difference Between KESS V2 Tuning kit and Fgtech V53?
A: They both can do many cars, but they do cars via different ways. Fgtech V53 has BDM function, but KESS V2 does not have. KESS V2 has Anti-mediation lock module, it can do new and encrypted cars better than Fgtech V53.
Q: Someone told me that KESS V2 can’t do EDC17 well, such as Bosch EDC 17 (cp04-CP14-CAN-Med17.X) and Bosch Bosch EDC 17 C54 (Passat, Golf, Crafter, Octávia, Yeti-VW).
A: Yes, KESS V2 can’t do EDC17 at present. It can do EDC16 well, but when you do it, you need to connect the Anti-mediation lock module to read and write data for vehicles. Becuase new style vehicles have new encrypted ways.
Q: How many kinds of languages does KESS V2 support?
A: Supported language including English, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, French.
Q: When KESS V2 read ECU, I got checksum error.
A: Please search “visual C++ 2005 library” on Google, then download it and install it, this error will be solved.
Q: How does KESS V2 checksums work? Does KESS V2 automatically confirm and rewrite? Does KESS v2 work with truck? Such as: Mercedes MP1/MP2/MP3 or MAN TGA.
A: After reading the software, KESS v2 will automatically calibrate checksums. KESS V2 doesn’t work with truck, because the truck voltage is too high and KESS V2 will be burnt out.
Q:UART pinout / connections on RX KESS v2 and TX KESS v2 with USB adapters …It seems to have differences between the connections…
A:Click to know RX and TX KESS V2 UART Wiring Connection Solution
Q: How to connect KESS V2 to K-LINE med 17, do you have any manual or diagram?
A: If your car is OBD diagnostic socket, just plug the OBD cable into the car; if your car is not OBD diagnostic socket, after you select the ECU type in the KESS V2 software, the diagram will appear and show you how to connect (see the following pictures)
Q: When I use KESS V2 and choose the version 12, 8L E4, type D13B, HP 400, ECU TRW EMS2,”OK” button is not available.
A: “OK” button not available means KESS V2 doesn’t support this car model. Besides, KESS V2 only covers car models, not trucks.
Q: After I open “KSuite.exe” and ready to run KESS V2, all of the following icons are gray and locked, I can’t go on.
A: It means it doesn’t Found New Hardware, back to check whether the driver is installed successfully. Advice you contact us to send you KESS V2 ecu chip tool video tutorial.
Q: KESS V2 has error “Connections not established”
A: The driver is not successfully installed, go to “Device Manager” to check whether it has KESS V2 driver from www.obd2tool.com? Advice you contact us to send you KESS V2 video tutorial.
Here comes the newest multi-language Kess V2 v4.036 truck ECU chip tuning tool at obd2tool.com, which has been tested better/ more stable on more trucks and motorcycles.
* Kess V2 Online Version Truck version, support more truck and motorcycle models than any version.
* 2. Kess v2 firmware V4.036 is more stable than fw 4.024.
* 3. Software: Ksuite V2.22/V2.08 (V2.22 version can not connect internet, V2.08 can works with internet)
* Multi-language: English, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, French
* Tokens can be recharged when used up.
Kess V2 v4.036 Truck Car List
Kess v2 v4.036 support trucks, motorcycle, cars, bikes.
This kess v2 (SE87-CK) support more trucks and motorcycle than any other kess v2 versions.
picture download here
Useful tips of truck kess v2 ksuite warning “the tool is not updated”.
Kess v2 ksuite warning: the tool is not updated. Connect the PC to the Internet and run again the software.
1.Try different USB cable. Some users with the same problem fixed the problem by a new USB cable .
2.Reflash with J-Link …
1. Do not update this tool online, or It will get damaged
2. Do remember disconnect internet when you use it
If you connect to internet with this clone kess v2 at www.obd2tool.com, or make online update. The interface is destroy/broken.
1.–Buy a new NPX chip with 60 tokens inside. Desolder the old NPX and change it with new. It cost 14-20
2.–or you have to weld a connector on backside of interface ,and plug the J-link programmer.
You can reset the ECU Chip Tuning Kess v2 to virgin.
Our customers feedback some problem about kess v2,we sovled it and have written below,if you have same problems,it will help you.