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AutoCOM Release 2020.10 is now ready for download!

AutoCOM Release 2020.10 is now ready for download!

The middle of the summer, AutoCOM now launch the new release 2020.10. The release contains a lot of new database content for both old and new vehicles, systems etc. 15 car brands are updated in the CARS software, whereof a lot of brand new models that have been added. For example; BMW X5 and X6, Mercedes GLA and EQV as well as Renault Clio, ZOE and Captur. And do not miss the enhanced report function where you can add and get intel about what has been done with a vehicle in the previous service. In the TRUCKS software, as many...

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AutoCOM Guided Diagnostics

AutoCOM Guided Diagnostics

AutoCOM Guided Diagnostics Guided Diagnostics is a great complement to the Info system and is built up with three main sections: • Parameter data with reference values• Probable causes with rate fix• Tips & Tricks based on live case experience Everything made available for you at any time. It´s like always having the Vehicle Guru in your own toolbox. PARAMETER DATA he Parameter data includes reference values for relevant parameters related to the specific DTC (fault code). The reference values are sorted in different states of the system, for example there can be parameters for engine idling and for raised...

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New to Autodata Workshop – March 2020

New to Autodata Workshop – March 2020

As part of Autodata’s ongoing development to continually reflect the demands of a modern workshop, monthly updates take place to bring you the latest vehicle models, manufacturer updates of technical information, as well as Autodata’s newest modules and feature enhancements. VEHICLE ADDITIONS & UPDATES 2233 updates of technical information were delivered including repair times, battery procedures, service schedules, TPMS, wiring diagrams, wheel alignment, jacking points, key programming, fixes & bulletins, electric parking brakes, clutches and much more. This release included 52 new vehicle variants. Petrol and diesel cars updated this month include: Audi A1/A1 Sportback (8XF/8XK) (15-19) 1,0 TFSI (2017-2018), Audi SQ5 (8RB) (13-17) 3,0 TFSI...

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OBD2 Codes and Meanings

OBD2 Codes and Meanings

Interpreting the Digits in OBD2 Codes OBD provides monitoring for various systems. They include the engine control module, body, chassis, etc. When you look at the code, you can immediately tell which system has a fault-based on how it appears. Here’s a breakdown. The First Character (Letter) All OBDII codes start with a letter that denotes the part of the vehicle that has a fault. Let’s look at each letter, shall we?P – Powertrain. It includes the engine, transmission and all the associated accessories.U – Network & Vehicle Integration. These are functions that are managed and shared by onboard computer systems.B – Body....

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New to Autodata – January 2020

New to Autodata – January 2020

As part of Autodata’s ongoing development to continually reflect the demands of a modern workshop, monthly updates take place to bring you the latest vehicle models, manufacturer updates of technical information, as well as Autodata’s newest modules and feature enhancements.VEHICLE ADDITIONS & UPDATES3119 updates of technical information were delivered including repair times, battery procedures, service schedules, TPMS, wiring diagrams, wheel alignment, jacking points, key programming, fixes & bulletins, electric parking brakes, clutches and much more. This release included 89 new vehicle variants.Petrol and diesel cars updated this month include:Audi A1 citycarver (GBH) (19-) 1,0 25 TFSI (2019-2020), BMW 1 Series...

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