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by FORScan
Fri Jan 13, 2023 3:23 pm
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: Vehicle identification and profiles
Replies: 3
Views: 643

Re: Vehicle identification and profiles

Hello, Sorry if the previous explanation wasn't clear enough. FORScan uses strategy to identify the car configuration and uses VIN of the car only to identify this specific car. This is how it works: 1. On first connect: - FORScan reads PCM strategy and identifies the car. Two different cars with th...
by FORScan
Thu Jan 12, 2023 5:31 am
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: How to manage module configuration in FORScan
Replies: 8
Views: 63992

4.4. FORScan function PCM VID configuration

PCM of almost all older cars (approximately up to 2010-2012 model years) and some new cars have vehicle information stored in so called Vehicle Identification (VID) block. The differencies between “Vehicle ID block Configuration” and normal “Module Configuration” functions are: 1. VID block is prot...
by FORScan
Fri Dec 30, 2022 4:27 am
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: Vehicle identification and profiles
Replies: 3
Views: 643

Re: Vehicle identification and profiles

FORScan implements connection and identification logic that is similar to the one used by IDS: vehicle is identified based on PCM strategy. As soon as the vehicle is identified, it loads list of modules, PIDs, test, service functions and confguration and programming functions that are specific to th...
by FORScan
Sun Sep 11, 2022 5:17 am
Forum: Adapters & Connection
Topic: This adapter is not recommended for the procedure
Replies: 1
Views: 2873

Re: This adapter is not recommended for the procedure

First of all, it is not very good idea to use a mix of different adapters and different FORScan versions. If you use a recommended adapter and last version of software, and it doesn't work as expected, the best strategy is to contact FORScan Support team for consulting. Second of all, it is not reco...
by FORScan
Mon Aug 29, 2022 3:09 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: 2006 Ford Escape TPMS Sensor
Replies: 1
Views: 920

Re: 2006 Ford Escape TPMS Sensor

Sorry, these are all GEM configuration parameters available in FORScan for your car by this moment :(
by FORScan
Mon Aug 29, 2022 2:53 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: ICP Missing
Replies: 1
Views: 939

Re: ICP Missing

Different generations of F-150 have different on-board network and modules. 2010 F-150 has IC instead of IPC, GEM/SJB instead of BCM etc.
by FORScan
Mon Aug 29, 2022 2:50 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: APIM Not Showing Up In FORScan
Replies: 4
Views: 1339

Re: APIM Not Showing Up In FORScan

Please contact support and provide debug information, most likely it is a problem of FORScan database. You have not specified Lincoln model you have, so we are unable to research it.
by FORScan
Mon Aug 29, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: Two "Smart Unlock" entries in BCM Module config?
Replies: 2
Views: 1008

Re: Two "Smart Unlock" entries in BCM Module config?

This is a duplicate parameter. This happens sometimes, when the same parameter was added twice (for example, from 2 different sources). It is not a real problem as you can change any of them. If you change one of them, write to ECU, exit the function then re-enter it, you will see both of the parame...