Rotunda Dealer IDS VCM V86 JLR V135 for Ford for Mazda forJaguar for Landrover
VCM IDS for Ford (VCM) is a high performance, rugged, vehicle serial communications gateway. This device provides multiple vehicle serial communication interfaces to meet the requirements of all Ford Motor Company vehicles.
The VCM unit is housed in a magnesium enclosure with a tough, protective, plastic cover for the PCMCIA expansion slot which can, for example, be used for wireless LAN cards or memory expansion.
The VCM device contains five LED status indicators to provide the user with a visual mode of internal VCM, vehicle, and host device (e.g. NGS Classic's T-Handle, PC, Pocket PC/PDS, and Laptop/IDS) operation.
The VCM also has detachable cables for connection to industry standard high-speed host interfaces as well as to the vehicle under test.
The VCM DVD includes both IDS (Integrated Diagnostic Software) and PDS (Portable Diagnostic Software) tools.
Diagnostic coverage includes most 1996 2008 MY (produced 1995 2007) Ford, Lincoln/Mercury & Mazda vehicles.
It can do four car model. IDS for Ford and Mazda, JLR for Jaguar and Landrover
1. Application Overview
Integrated Diagnostic Software (IDS) is the next generation diagnostic tool. IDS integrates WDS software modified to run on an off-the-shelf laptop with the Vehicle Communication Module (VCM) currently used in NGS+ and PDS, and a new Vehicle Measurement Module (VMM).
2. Vehicle Diagnostic Connectors
The VCM 16-pin DLC cable is used to connect the VCM to the vehicle. The VCM and VMM connect to the laptop through the inthernet-USB Adapter Cable (H406/H416).
3. Interface Devices
The interface devices that are used with this application are:
VCM Vehicle Communication Module: This device provides all link based functionality including: Data logger, Self test, Service Functions, Module Configuration and Programming, etc.
4.Supported languages: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Netherlands, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Slovak
5. Software version:
6. Special feature:
It can install IDS software and JLR software on one computer. Through a convert software, can realize software convert from IDS and JLR. It is free update through internet.
7. Working car year?
This machine can do ford and mazda old and new cars, no year limitation. For jaguar and landrover,it can only do after 2005 year. It will ask for pin code for ford cars before 2009 when you do key programming. After 2010, it do not need pin code.
hardware and software requirements on installation:
1.1 Please install IDS and JLR to Local Disk C
IDS software is for Ford and Mazda, and it must be installed to Local Driver C;
JLR software is for Jaguar and Land Rover, and Local Driver C is also required.
Moreover, at least 15G available space is required on your Local Driver C when installing the software
1.2 Requirements on computer configuration
Computer memory: at least 1GB
CPU: at least 1GHz
Netbooks (ULPC:Ultra low-cost PC) not allowed
1.3 Requirements on computer USB interface
Every laptop has more than one USB ports, one of them is the MAIN PORT, and others are AUXILIARY PORT, please make sure the USB port works and use MAIN PORT
1.4 Requirements on computer operating system
For computer operation system, please use Windows XP(sp2 or sp3) professional Edition 32-Bit.
Home Edition and other systems are not allowed
1.5. Need install the convert software and follow the instruction.
Note that the application will detect the interface device that is connected to the laptop. Indicator icons will appear at the bottom right-hand corner of the IDS screen when the VCM are connected.
Use Windows XP
VCM (Vehicle communication module with metal case)
16-pin DLC long cable
IDS 4m PC Ethernet-USB host cable
Q: What is the version for this Ford VCM IDS?
A: The version of this Ford VCM IDS is V86.
Q: What is good for this item?
A: The diagnose function is very well.Can do four cars.If you do not know how to upload this software,please send email to us,we will provide best techinical service.
Q: The license prompt only two days left,si the product can not be used over that time?
A: Installa the License software in CD, continue using the product.
Q: Can I use the software of VCM and IDS together which buy in different places?
Q: Si installa Licence when installa the software mazda and jaguar?
A:You need to installa the Licence and calculated incode.
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DHL Shipping: 3-4 working days, To help you clearance we will help declare a lower price on the invoice. If address is remote area, customer need pay remote freight or we will ship by Normal Post or Yanwen Express.
Yanwen Express: 5-10 working days, usually No Tax for European Countries or Remote Area . The tax was pre-paid, when package reached, there's no tax no extra fee for customers.
1.All of the items will be shipped to PAYPAL Shipping Address,please confirm your address on PAYPAL before you buy.
2.Your order will be usually shipped out the same or next business days once the payment is made, except on weekends and holidays.
1. Our VCM Update includes software update and firmware update
2. Software update:
We will provide you the latest software stored in CD or download link for you to download and setup.
3. Firmware update:
Let's begin with IDS(Ford and Mazda) update: firstly, enter IDS(Ford and Mazda),secondly open the folder stored with update software; thirdly close IDS software; then run IDSPatch.exe in the IDS-License Software; finally, it tells update ok, click exit.
4. Firstly charge Ford VCM main head, secondly connect Ford VCM with your computer, thirdly open the software, it will ask you to update, click "update", then click "OK".
5. Convert service to JLR (Jaguar & Land Rover); secondly close JLR software; thirdly open the folder stored with update software to run JLR License.EXE in the JLR-License Software; finally, update ok, click exit.
1. Ensure that the antivirus software is closed before installing the device software
Antivirus software will consider this software as a virus ,which is a mistake because ford vcm ids software have a application file in it. So, before installing the device software ,please turn off the antivirus software,so that the installing process will continue.Our ford vcm ids software is absolutely safe!
If you forget this and the software data is destroyed or lost , do not worry, please contact us and we will send you a new CD or the software by internet.
2. Windows XP is the required computer operation system
Please ensure that you install and run ford vcm ids software under windows XP, or else the device software and program will be destroyed and can not work.
When the installation finish, it’s possible to dismiss the installation CD and restart the system. On the Desktop of your PC the icon of the computer program will appear.
Connect the USB interface to the PC and to wait for the recognition of the device. Start the program.
VCM rotunda language:
Both VCM rotunda V75 and V77 is available with the following language: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Netherlands, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Slovak
Whether Ford VCM IDS supports making keys?
Ford VCM supports programming key for Ford & Mazda, when programming keys, it asks incode with outcode, then our customers have to buy an additional Ford Outcode/Incode Calculator to calculate incode.