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by rbentnail
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:11 pm
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: How to use FORScan to adjust tire size
Replies: 18
Views: 8959

Re: How to use FORScan to adjust tire size

The problem(s) seem to be not the lack of trying but with the subtle differences in different models and yrs. What worked on my 2013 STX hasn't worked on other model yrs nor even on the same yr but different vehicles. There's lots of suggestions out here from lots of people- maybe folks just get tir...
by rbentnail
Wed Mar 24, 2021 8:39 pm
Forum: Beta testing
Topic: Setting arbitrary tire sizes for speedometer calibration
Replies: 137
Views: 119279

Re: Setting arbitrary tire sizes for speedometer calibration

So after trying unsuccessfully on two different days, I decided to try again today. I didn't do anything different, but apparently the Sun was finally at the correct angle to the Earth, because today it took every size I put in with no error codes. I started smaller, and ended up with the exact siz...
by rbentnail
Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: Configuration and Programming
Topic: 2013 F150 - Speedometer issue after changing gear ratio
Replies: 12
Views: 491

Re: 2013 F150 - Speedometer issue after changing gear ratio

I posted some details of speedometer change in this thread -> viewtopic.php?f=5&t=16100. Maybe it'll help. Big thing was I had to delete Forscan and re-download the latest version and re-enter my license. After that it worked flawlessly.
by rbentnail
Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Diagnostics and Maintenance using FORScan
Topic: Bcm communication
Replies: 3
Views: 305

Re: Bcm communication

Of all things, I use Paint, the generic Microsoft app on a PC. Open Paint, Open file, change size to 50%/50%, save.
by rbentnail
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: New to FORScan need help
Replies: 1
Views: 103

Re: New to FORScan need help

Loads can be done. Click and check out the tabs along the bottom https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/ ... 1741285730
by rbentnail
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: How does one find out if the sparks plugs are good in a 2009 ford focus?
Replies: 9
Views: 316

Re: How does one find out if the sparks plugs are good in a 2009 ford focus?

Let's ASSume we're not all mechanics but read this post and maybe see some data that would interpret a misfire and the cylinder(s) in question: https://forscan.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=4125 Now ASSuming there may be a misfire in Mode 6 and counting, that will never tell you a spark plug is...
by rbentnail
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: Blacklisted mail domains
Replies: 7
Views: 20427

Re: Blacklisted mail domains

So how am i suppose to get a new license since my email is charter.net? I contacted charter and this domain is not blocked it has to be something with your email provider. Only one email acct? That's weird, you must be really REALLY old!! :) Of course I'm joking but burner email accts are available...
by rbentnail
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: forscan and windows 10.
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: forscan and windows 10.

exactly!!! i can get a new manual shift T-case for $1400 from tasca ford. i will go that route and be done with that stupid soccer mom 4X4 crap. if i had known this truck had ESOF i never would have bought it. never had esof before, and will never have it again!! As they say- to each his own, YMMV,...
by rbentnail
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: forscan and windows 10.
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: forscan and windows 10.

just got it figured out about 20 minutes ago. well not me, i had my 6 year old great granddaughter do it. :lol: :lol: Sounds like me with my first dvd player. My grade school aged daughter was a wizard with all things electronically programmed forscan says there is nothing wrong with the truck. so ...
by rbentnail
Tue Feb 23, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: General and Support forum
Topic: forscan and windows 10.
Replies: 6
Views: 426

Re: forscan and windows 10.

i am trying to do diagnostics on the ESOP on my 2014 F250. i am also using a new laptop running windows 10. i can connect to the truck, but nothing else. i can not even figure out how to load the standard license. is there a trick to using forscan with windows 10? i had no problems on the old win X...