How to use Nexiq with John Deere Service Advisor software

Hi, I have two scanner, John Deere EDL v2 and NEXIQ USB Link. EDL connection with service advisor is perfect. But with usb link, it doesn’t work. The only way where i have connection with usb link is in GetEcuId.

But finally I got Nexiq usb link to work with Service Advisor software

Here is how to operate…

First, you must reflash your Nexiq with John Deere EDL firmware. When you do that, you\ll got EDL as connected device in device manager.

Find original firmware and save it (backup)
C:\NEXIQ\RP1210A\usblink.bin
In John Deere Service Advisor find EDL.bin
I do not remember where it location …
Copy and rename EDL.bin to usblink.bin
replace original C:\NEXIQ\RP1210A\usblink.bin
Go to C:\NEXIQ\Test
open binload.exe
check checkbox – Enable automatic USB-Link firmware update
open CommCheck.exe
firmware will be update
and Nexiq name will be changed – now EDL-Link

Please take a note, that firmware reflash is possible only with original nexiq or HQ nexiq clone, LQ clones can’t be reflashed, even with newer nexiq firmware

It depends on what clone you have, my clone get all updates,works with OBD volvo,and have no issue.

Second, you must modify standard Heavy Duty Scanner Nexiq 9 pin deutsch cable. just simply revert positions of CAN lines. There is two pairs of CAN lines. Here is instruction and picture how to do that here

Standard Nexiq 9 pin Deutsch cable

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How to make Cummins Insite 8.2.0 work with Nexiq usb link

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Cummins INSITE 8.2.0.184 truck software is compatible with Inline 5, INLINE 6, DPA5NEXIQ USB Link adapters. Here’s the guide on use INSIET 8.2 with Nexiq usb link.

Procedure:

Preparation:

Download INSITE 8.2.0 patch

Cummins insite 8.2.0 lite version patch

Cummins insite 8.2.0 pro version patch

Step 1: Install Nexiq drivers

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Run USB-Link_9.5.0.1 setup on desktop as Administrator

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Click Next to start install NEXIQ USB Link drivers
Accept copyright notice
Click Next

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Installing Microsoft Visual C++ 2005

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Click Next to install Device Tester Setup
Accept license agreement

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Tick Device Tester Install, click Next

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Install software on C:/Program Files/NEXIQ/Device Tester,click Install
Click Next
Device tester setup installation completed. Click Finish

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Accept windows security warning
NEXIQ USB link drivers installation completed.

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Click Finish.
Restart computer

Step 2: Install INSITE 8.2.0.184

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Extract INSITE8.2.0.184 zip folder to desktop
Open INSITE 8.2.0 folder

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Open autorun
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Click Manual Install Options->Required Installs->Install INSITE
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Select software language

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Install Microsoft.NET Framework 4.5 Full, INSITE data pack, INSITE CSS service

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Verify PC date and time, click Next
Accpet license agreement

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Finish install INSITE 8.2 software

Step 3: Activate INSITE 8.2.0

Run Cummins INSITE software on dekstop as Administrator
Accept 2 license agreements
Exit INSITE software
Delete all INSITE files on desktop

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Download and paste the Cummins INSITE 8.2.0 pro or lite version patach on desktop

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Run “820 PRO” and send the ID to your dealer

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The dealer will send you user name and activation key

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Paste user name and registration key to corresponding area

Click on Register.

Activation success.

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Now you can use INSITE software with NEXUQ/Xtruck USB Link hardware.

When you purchase a NEXIQ USB-Link

 

When you purchase a NEXIQ USB Link you can rest assured that NEXIQ is working closely with each of the OEM’s to make certain that your purchase will be able to run operate all the OEM software and have the proper connector and communications with the truck.

Kind of like the Rolex, you don’t want to know what is inside the fake USB-Link from China. It might work, it may not work, and it may destroy the customers ECM. Hey, but you saved $50? We can guarantee that when you need new drivers for the next OEM software update that the China built NEXIQ USB Link will not work with the driver updates.

Nexiq’s next-generation NEXIQ 2 vehicle interface is designed to be five times faster than its predecessor and to support heavier bus loads on simultaneous channels. A Bluetooth module with an enhanced data rate has been added to support wireless vehicle-to-PC communication, while the USB connector now is built with a more robust automotive-grade connector and a latching mechanism for increased reliability.

ATEQ VT55 OBDII software is compatible for all Asian and European vehicle brands that require OBD synchronization and its software is updateable by using a standard USB cable connected to a PC. Our very simple PC interface guides the user through a minimal number of steps. An upgradable TPMS tool has never been so important as new Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensors are being fitted to new car models at an increasing rate.

What’s the Advantage of Nexiq USB Link 2

NEXIQ USB Link 2 is multi-brand truck diagnostic tool,it includes:volvo,cummins,Bendix, Allison .etc truck software.NEXIQ Support Heavy-Duty, Light-and Medium-Duty Trucks, CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT like (Wheel loader, Articulated Hauler and Excavator), Genset.
NEXIQ-2 USB Link
What’s the Advantage of OBD2TOOL Nexiq USB Link 2  ?
1.Fives time faster than its predecessor (125032)
2.Sixteen times more RAM (random access memory)
3.Supports heavier bus loads on simultaneous channels
4.New Bluetooth module with enhanced data rate to support wireless communication (500K b/s on J1939)
5.USB connector is a more robust, automotive grade quality connector with latching mechanism

Description of Nexiq USB Link 2
Class 1 Bluetooth provides up to 100 ft. of wireless freedom
Flexible configuration supports wired or wireless connectivity
Compatible with applications that diagnose engines, transmissions, ABS, instrument panels and more
Reduce reprogramming times with direct USB connection
Mixed fleet capabilities with broad protocol support

The NEXIQ 2 the next generation vehicle interface from NEXIQ Technologies, has arrived. Dependable and rugged, the new USB-Link 2 is five times faster than its predecessor. It has sixteen times more random access memory than the old USB-Link, and it supports heavier bus loads on simultaneous channels.

What is a Drive Cycle in OBD-II?

Drive Cycles are a warm up sequence that the vehicle must complete to allow conditions for all of the onboard tests.  When codes are cleared, so are diagnostic results, this means that if you are going for an emissions test and you have a fault code, if you clear the code just before the test, there will be not only a Distance since DTC Cleared setting, but your vehicle will not have ran through several drive cycles which are required and your vehicle will fail by default.

There is a flaw in the NEXIQ USB Link 2 driver installer that causes any J1534 compliant software to look in the “WINDOWS” folder for the dll files, if your windows folder is called WinXP, Win7, WINNT or any other name, PF-Diagnose is fine but the Nexiq driver will fail to load.  This is known by Nexiq and is to be corrected in the latest driver install, I recommend you install the latest Nexiq drivers or .contact Nexiq.  This is a Nexiq problem.  Pocketfleet is not a Nexiq Distributor. if you have one of our approved adapters by DG Technologies, you will not have this issue.

There are 2 main scan tools used for GM vehicles, the GM Tech II handheld and the MDI-2 GDS2 laptop based system. From 1992 to 2009 + certain newer vehicles,  GM vehicles use the Tech 2 handheld scan tool.The Tech 2 is the same scan tool as is used also for GM, Saab,
Izusu, Suzuki and Saturn including the Saturn Astra (Opel import).

The Tech 2 scan tool simply uses different 32 MB software cards which are removable and switchable. We are lucky it is so versatile. Extra memory cards which cost an average of $449.00 allow us to expand our diagnostic capabilities really cheaply.

The automotive diagnostic equipment Tech 2 scan tool is also used for reflashing GM vehicles.It uses a serial adapter with a network cable to connect the tech 2 to your laptop. NOTE  a serial adapter is used on the laptops 9 pin serial port.DO NOT try to connect the tech 2 directly to your laptop with just a network cable. IT WON”T WORK.

A way to remove NEXIQ USB-Link 2 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

NEXIQ USB-Link 2 is a program offered by the software company IDSC Holdings, LLC. Some computer users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK manner to erase NEXIQ USB Link 2 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don’t have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.

2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It’s recommended to take some time to admire the program’s interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature

5. All the programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate NEXIQ USB-Link 2 or simply click the Search feature and type in “NEXIQ USB-Link 2″. If it exists on your system the NEXIQ USB-Link 2 program will be found automatically. When you click USB Link 2 in the list of programs, the following information about the application is shown to you:

7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall NEXIQ USB-Link

8. After uninstalling NEXIQ USB-Link 2, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of NEXIQ USB-Link 2 that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Auto Scanner Tools NEXIQ USB-Link 2 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

This is the GM factory scan tool used in all GM dealers since 1996. Model coverage includes all makes and models of GM vehicles including passenger cars, trucks and vans. Model year coverage is from 1992 to 2013. For GM vehicles prior to 1992 you will need a Tech1A or a MasterTech listed below to achieve OEM level functionality.

The GM Tech 2 Scanner will allow your shop to be to ‘dealer level’ capable on all covered GM cars. Scan, pull codes, graph data and have all bi-directional controls available for all vehicle systems including Powertrain, Body, Chassis and Network. This tool will also allow you to re-program controllers with the optional TIS-2-Web program.

NEXIQ 125032 USB Link + Software Diesel Truck Diagnose Interface FAQ Summary

Q1: Can I update your NEXIQ 125032 USB Link?
A1: No, do not update NEXIQ 125032 USB Link, otherwise it will not work.

Q2: NEXIQ 125032 USB Link + Software need password?
A2: No, it does need, for more details, please check the user manual in the column “technical support” or under “Related Download Files”.

Q3: I followed the instructions step by step to install the drivers. I didn’t have internet connection and I never tried to update the USB-Link. The “POWER” light” got on and the “DATA” & “FAULT” lights go on and off, on and off. And the device manager show and hide the USB-link drive.
A3:  This is because you install the original new driver and the Nexiq is broken, you need to return back to us for repair. (Note: please do not install the original software with our hardware.)

Q4: Does NEXIQ work with Volvo Bus and Isuzu truck? NEXIQ has no communication with these two vehicles.
A4: Nexiq hardware is not compatible with Volvo Bus. And our Nexiq only work with North American Isuzu. Nexiq cannot work well with CAT either, especially the Asian Cat, Nexiq only support CAT with J1939 and J1708 protocol, but so far most CAT engine is CAT special protocol CDL and J1939 Protocol has not yet come into use.

Q5: I bought one NEXIQ 125032 USB-link, after the driver setup finish; I plug Nexiq into the computer and all the indicator lights flash, this is not should be like this, what it means? What should I do? Does Nexiq have any problem? (By the way, I followed the setup instruction in the video)
A5: Try to install successfully the software driver and thenconnect with the car to test the vehicles. Any more questions, please keep contact.

Q6: When the ECU starts, it shows an error message “Received Error Code: 275”
A6: The driver isn’t installed successfully, and the software can’t recognize the hardware.

Q7: When connect the Nexiq, The power light, data light and Fault light keep flash fast, what’s the matter?
A7: You try to update NEXIQ, right? You have to return back us for repair.

Q8:  Does Nexiq contain ISUZU IDSS software? IDSS software fail to loading and display CRC error: “the file C:\Program Files\IDSS\ images\2007icvch \processed\fullsize\fullb606.rra doesnt match the file in the setup’s.cab file.”
A8: Please check the setup instruction and step-by-step install the software, and at the same time make sure your computer system support Isuzu IDSS software

Q9: I am your old customer; I buy from you several NEXIQ. But this time, when I open this software: V-MAC III Service diagnostics V2.6.12, it display an error message “Unable to read value software\Mack Trucks, Inc\Common\Device ID”, then I choose “Preferences “and then “RP123A Device name”, but there is nothing in the drop-down box for me to choose Nexiq USB.
A9: Make sure the driver installs successfully and the Patch is installed. Please install the software on another computer, do not install on the computer that you previously used.

Q10: WAS Multi-Diag Truck Diagnostic Tool(item NO.SH49), Nexiq(item NO.SH27), DPA5 (item NO.SH47 and SH47-B)? What is their difference?
A10: both of the three truck scanners are powerful, good quality, best-selling,but there are some differences among them: 1) supported truck models: Nexiq(item NO.SH27)and DPA5 (item NO.SH47 ,SH47-B) mainly work with American trucks, WAS Multi-Diag Truck(item NO.SH49) mainly work with European trucks. 2) Function: their function is almost the same, mainly support diagnosis and basic programming for a part of trucks, for example: Nexiq support program for Cummins.

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