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Europe Ford Focus Mileage Programming after Replacement by Launch X431

This article show a guide on how to use Launch X431 to program mileage for Europe Ford Focus after instrument cluster replacement. This function is only necessary on newly installed instrument clusters.

The attention of the two points :
A,It is not possible to overwrite a value lower than the mileage.
B,If the odometer write failed, you can try again.

Diagnose:Select “Calling system” menu.

Wait for 1 minutes. Then the Vehicles Specification screen displays.

Select “ICM” menu

Enter Odometer Write functions in the “SPECIAL FUNCTION” menu

When selecting “Odometer Write”, it will display as below show.

It can only enter a value higher than actual mileage.(Now Mileage:34531Miles)

If you enter a value lower than actual mileage,it show as below

Press ok to reenter

when you enter a correct data, it will show as below

Press ok to Complete.


Launch X431 Configure & Initialize Ford PATS Passive Anti Theft System

Some FORD models(Europe) with timed coding are equipped with Passive Anti Theft System(short for PATS).

And for more Launch X431 Test Case,check here:How to use Launch X431

PATS diagnosis consists of the following three options:

1.Ignition Key Erase

2.Ignition Key Programming 3.Module Initialization

1)If new keys are added, it is enough to perform “Ignition Key Programming”function.

2)If engine ECU or Immo. ECU replaced, all above options must all be performed.

1.Diagnose:Select“Calling system”menu(See Figure 1),and wait for 1-2 minutes.

Then the Vehicles Specification screen displays (See Figure 2).

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2.Select“PCM”menu(See Figure 3)and “Passive anti theft system functions” in the “SPECIAL FUNCTION” menu(See Figure 4).

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3.When selecting “Passive anti theft system functions”, it will display as Figure5,then perform as the following order: first, Ignition Key Erase,second, Ignition Key Programming,last, Module Initialization.

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1.Ignition Key Erase

Select“Ignition Key Erase”menu with the hints displayed(See Figure6):This procedure will erase all stored keys from the PATS system memory. Once completed you will need to use the Ignition Key Programming option to program a minimum of 2 new keys before the PATS system will operate correctly.
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Touch “OK”, then appears hint information as Figure 7:You will be required to connect the diagnostic tester to the vehicle for[12] minutes before security access is allowed.

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Touch “OK” button,information display as Figure8:Gaining security access: 11 Min 56 Sec
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During 12 minutes, hint information appears as Figure9:The following procedure will erase all known keys. It is important to have two keys available to program after this procedure as the vehicle will not start before two keys have been learned,Are two PATS keys available?

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Select “ON” button to quit“Ignition Key Erase” function.

Select “YES” , the following messages appears: Set ignition switch to ON(Position II).

Select “OK” button,then “Ignition Key Erase” function is completed.

2.Ignition Key Programming

Select “Ignition Key Programming” menu,hint information appears as Figure10:

This procedure will add keys to the PATS system memory. Keys already known to the PATS system will not be erased. This system requires keys with a BLUE colored transponder insert. Keys with engraving on the transponder insert are NOT suitable.

When programming a remote control key fob ensure that the correct part for the vehicle is used. Different types may look identical but are not interchangeable.

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When select “OK” button,hint message appears as Figure11:Security Access may be lost if the following actions are not completed in 10 seconds, The time starts as the ignition is switched off, Set ignition switch to OFF[Position 0],Insert a new key into the ignition, Set the ignition switch to ON, Press OK when finished.

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Select “OK”, displaying: Set ignition switch to OFF(Position I).

Select again “OK”, displaying: Set ignition switch to ON(Position II).

Select again “OK”, then “Ignition Key Programming” function is completed.

3.Module Initialization

Select “Module Initialization”menu,and the submenu displays as Figure 12:

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Select “PCM” menu, and appears hints as Figure 13:This option is used to match the PCM to the HEC or FIP as appropriate. It is important that the key in the ignition is programmed to this vehicle before using this option. If the key is not programmed, then module initialization will not be possible. If initialization fails,clear and reprogram all the PATS keys for this vehicle and rerun the moduleinitialization option again.

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Select “OK” button, appears hint as Figure 14:Module reset is now complete

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Select “OK”, then displays hints: Set ignition switch to OFF(Position I).

Select “OK”, then displays hints:Set ignition switch to ON(Position II).

Select “OK”, then displays hints:Set ignition switch to OFF(Position I).

Select “OK”, then displays hints:Set ignition switch to ON(Position II).

Select “OK”, then displays hints as Figure 15:PATS Module initialization is now complete.

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Select “OK”, then the PCM initialization is completed.If there is not special function menu displayed when select following as Figure3,and the vehicle is indeed a PATS with timed coding mode,please send all information displayed in Figure 2 to us.

When you select “Calling system” in Figure 1 and wait for 1-2 minutes,if information as Figure 16 displayed, please send it to us.
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New Arrival Launch X431 Dbscar Diagnostic Tool

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Launch X-431 PAD is the new generation tablet

Launch X431 diagnostic tool and OBD(On Board Diagnostics) tools for Sale by Authorized Distributor in Ahmedabad. Launch X-431 PAD is the new generation tablet diagnostic scanner of LAUNCH for DBS (Diagnosis Based Solution) car system; configured with Windows Embedded Standard 7 OS, built-in printer and Pluggable DBScar connector; With wireless (3G, Wi-Fi) and Wired Network, One-key update and vehicle diagnostic functions (via Bluetooth communication)

This information can then be shared through the Multi-Euro Networking System, a cloud-based platform which allows for pad-to-pad communication worldwide. Connect with other users to receive real-time assistance, uploading images and video along with your diagnostic data thanks to the integral 1.3 mega pixel camera.

A new revolution from Launch PAD has next generation software suite which gives OE-level access to Asian, European and American car manufacturer. LAUNCH x431 PAD is specially designed for garage who is focusing more on high end cars like BMW,Audi, Benz,Land rover,Jaguar,Porche. And who love to repair difficult cars. LAUNCH X431 PAD II is the only device of X431 family which supports 140 car brands and more than 2000 car models.

Launch X-431 PAD is the newest equipment for technicians

Launch X-431 PAD is the newest and first diagnostic products together with the internet. It has the printer inside and is equipped with a DBScar diagnosis connectors. It support 3G/WIFI communication and the Internet to diagnose. X431 PAD is a special designed diagnostic tool for automotive technicians. Compact main unit, powerful diagnostic functions, fast and convenient update, universal connectors, make it the first choice for technicians. Launch X-431 PAD is the newest equipment for technicians.

The 9.7 LCD touchscreen offers unmatched access to live data streaming and the ability to run multiple applications simultaneously thanks to the Windows 7 operating system. The Euro Pad connects wirelessly to the internet not only to receive regular software updates, but also to gather information while the diagnostic processes are being carried out.

X-431 PAD is the latest tablet available in the market that serves as a diagnostic scanner of LAUNCH for DBS (Diagnosis Based Solution) car system. This device is powered and configured with Windows Embedded Standard 7 OS, comes with a built-in printer and this tool has DBScar Pluggable connectors.

Launch X431 PAD supports multi-languages

Launch X431 PAD is a customized vehicle diagnostic computer, it supports multi-languages, such as English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, German, Denish, Polish, Finnish, Dutch, Czech Norwegian, Portuguese, Japanese, Swedish, Slovenia, Thai, Turkish, Greek, Hungarian, Arabic and Korean.

And It supports following car makers: Audi, Australia Ford, Benz, BMW, Brilliance, Chevrolet, Chevy, Chrysler, Citroen, Dacia, Dadi Daewoo, Daihatsu, Demo, Fiat, Ford, GM, Holden, Honda, Hyundai, Isuzu, Jaguar, Kia, Lancia, LandRover, Mahindra, Maruti, Mazda, Mitsubish, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault Romeo, Rover, Saab, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Subaru, Suzuki, Tata, Toyota, Volvo, VW and Yamaha.

A giant leap forward in diagnostic technology with the convenience of tablet computing, the X431 PAD has the most up-to-date software and coverage which now extends to 75 manufacturers. Bring the best diagnostics that Launch technology can offer to more clients with a greater variety of makes and models with the completely wireless device

The Launch Pad runs on Windows 7

The Launch PAD runs on Windows 7, and offers a true PC-Based Diagnostic Scan Tool experience that is both wireless to the car and the internet.When i considered, in the event it truly X431 Pad is well-known warming up, seeing that explained through the amount I have no problem, in the event it’s a resistive warming up, for you to demonstrate When i level of fault, and the remaining thing can be basic.

The latest launch x431 has up-to-date OBDII wireless technology and a comms chip using LPTT, a patented technology, that provides a super-fast user experience. On top of this it has a thermal printer for instant print outs of fault codes. It can also save screenshots and graphs for analysis or comparison later on.

X-431 PAD Multiple applications can be run simultaneously and at blazing fast speeds. Perform diagnostics, view graphs, and record PID data all while on the web gathering diagnostic information from your favorite repair database. Bi-directional controls, module coding, and the latest in OE level coverage and capabilities – for Asian, European and Domestic carlines – are right at your fingertips with the Launch Pad.

Launch X431 PAD is a customized vehicle diagnostic computer

Launch X431 PAD is a customized vehicle diagnostic computer,it supports multi-languages,such as English, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, German, Denish, Polish, Finnish, Dutch, Czech Norwegian, Portuguese, Japanese, Swedish, Slovenia, Thai, Turkish, Greek, Hungarian, Arabic and Korean

The X431 PAD comes with Launch’s latest software as well as extended vehicle coverage that allows the device to be used on 75 different manufacturers. The kit contents includes cables and connectors for different models, ensuring it can be used immediately in the workplace. The bundle on offer includes a standard 12 months free software updates to keep users at the cutting edge of the industry.

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