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How to update Xentry Connect C5 2019.9 in two methods

Xentry Connect C5 2019.09 can update in the way of ISO Image file or ship back the hard disk to the dealer for update. This post describes how to update step by step, what to use and what should attention.

1. 2018.7 Best Quality Benz C5 features:
1): Hardware 1: 1 Best quality
2). Works with Mercedes Benz cars and trucks
3). Doesn’t come with computer, but with internal hard disk + one moveable hard disk.
2: How to update Benz C5?
Option 1: ship back the disk for update (Easy)
However, most users can’t update online by themselves, so you are highly advised to ship back the dealer with the internal solid hard disk as well as the external Dell hard disk, the Dell hard disk update is up to you, you can ship back or not as you like.

Benz C3 software: Benz C5 2018.7 is available with Solid Hard Disk sold at 145USD free shipping by simple post.

Option 2: update Benz C5 with the ISO Image file (need skills)
2018.7 update

https://pan.baidu.com/s/1we1H-xLyv5gF91xI-9XwDw

Password: 8m9q
Note: If your C5 is bought before 2018.3 and want to update, then contact the dealer for remote assistance; if your C5 is bought after 2018.3, you can directly download the above link to update.

How update Benz C5 with the ISO Image file?
Tools required:
IODD 2541
Xentry_Kit_09_2017.iso(copy to the folder: iodd 2541 _ISO)
Benz C5
Panasonic power adapter
SanDisk U disk 64G high speed 3.0 sales for 29.99USD free shipping by post service.
IODD 2541

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Panasonic power adapter
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Xentry Connect C5 multiplexer

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C5 mux in standby mode
Plug the Panasonic power adapter into Benz C5
Insert IODD 2541 into the USB port on C5

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Ensure Benz C5 is in a standby mode, then hold the “X” and “√” at the same time, then it will pop up “Start Update?” (if it pop up “Start XENTRY Connect?” instead, then, please wait until it disappears, then repeat the operation until it display “Start Update?”)

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When you see “Start Update?”, press “√” and Connect C5 will go into the update status and IODD 2541 will light up shown as below.
Just quickly press button “5” on IODD 2541.And the cross “X” will turn a circle “O”.

Please look at the Benz C5 screen, it is updating.

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The update will take 50-55 minutes to finish, after complete the system will restart.

If the system fails to restart, turn off C5 and then restart it.
When C5 starts, take out the hard disk in the C5 and install it into the laptop I.E Dell 55220. Before it, Please install the Windows machine on the U disk

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Press F12 when you see the pop-up “F12 Boot Options”

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Choose “USB Storage Device” and press “Enter”.

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Choose [03] WIN2003 PE Classical

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Go to the PE system and open “create a new user” program.
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Note : Windows should be located in disk D:
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After choose the path, right click on “Create a new admin account” on the left.

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Input user name : C5, password: abc12345678 ( you are allowed to input any user name and password as you like).
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Click on Ok
Close the application
Turn off the laptop
Take out the disk off the laptop and install it into C5 multiplexer

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3. How to active Xentry Connect C5 after update?
After update complete every time, paste this Benz C5 key to “StartKeyCerter” to active the diagnostic software.
Here is the procedure to follow on how to activate:

https://mega.nz/#!Gp8lzLLK!-B3Ytw1j-YoC9tWM_atYxgvmer5mbOMNxfH4BYz4D0E

Files need to activate C5:
Activation key
2018.7 key
Back list C5

4. Benz C5 Questions and answers:
Q: Can Benz C5 2019.9 work with both cars and trucks?
A: Yes.

Q: Can Benz C5 software be copied to a personal computer?
A: No, the software is bound together with the multiplexer, it can’t be copied.

Q: Can Benz C5 software support Expert DTS?
A: No, not supported so far.

Q: What’s the difference between Benz C5 and C4?
A: All of the Benz C5 software is free for 3 years until the account invalid. C4 upgrade needs to be cracked every time, it is very troublesome.

Q: Is Xentry Connect C5 available with the installation guide in other Language?
A: Yes. here you can refer to:
Xentry Connect C5 installation in English
Xentry Connect C5 installation in French
Xentry Connect C5 installation in German
Xentry Connect C5 installation in Italian
Xentry Connect C5 installation in Spanish
Xentry Connect C5 installation in Japanese

Solution about MB STAR C4, MB STAR C5 Update and can not test vehicles problems

Make sure your computer hardware version is higher the Car Diagnostic Scanners Tools mb star c4 or mb star c5 version, otherwise, CSD will show update failed . Bootimage can update successfully. The following picture show how to check the mb star c4 or mb star c5 version1
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The following picture is show your computer hardware HDD software version66
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If their software is not same, it no need update ( because factory has upgraded the latest version of the mb star c4 or mb star c5 machine)

If customer not use our HDD software, it will appear read vehicle failed problems.

Solution as following

(1) Mb star c4 or mb star c5 supply power to confirm the machine was turn on, like the following picture ( If now show the three icon, it means the mb star c4 or c5 main unit is broken)

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(2). connect LAN with computer, confirm computer IP change to172.29.127.118, like the following picture :

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(3)  change of software using pattern (Because you modify the software for the firmware upgrade mode, the software is not test the vehicles)The following picture is show the software is upgrade mode

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The following picture is show test read vehicle mode.
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Three files name Update_automaticx , Update_manualx ; Update_SpecialxThis is read vehicle mode, if can not read vehicle, please change files name, then restart computer

MB SD C5 Star Diagnostic Tool Has Update Software 2016.09

MB STAR C5 Star Diagnostic Tool Has Update Software 2016.09

 

Our A358-3 MB STAR C5 Star Diagnostic Tool With Vediamo V05.00.06 Engineering Software Plus EVG7 Tablet PC Support Offline Program has latest update software now, it’s till 2016.09, welcome to visit cnautotool and buy it. The highlights for C5 is that it includes the Super Engineer Mode for Benz cars Vediamo, vediamocbf is 8.16GB. What’s the function for this software? It’s a diagnostic application for measurement analysis, control of actuators, DTC reading, activation of ECU functions, flashing, variant coding, parametrize and calibrate of ECUs, and for erecution of automated test sequences(Scripts).

New MB Compact 5 Features
1. New MB SD Connect Compact 5 Star Diagnosis support wireless diagnose;
2. New MB SD Connect Compact 5 Star Diagnosis not only support K line diagnose and CAN BUS,but also UDS diagnose protocol.
Because old MB STAR C5 main board do not have UDS chip, so old MB STAR C5 can not support it;
3. Multiplexer now use Lan cable to connect
4. Connector adopt Military quick swap technology, it can support 10,000 times pull plug, more stable;
5. All core accosseries adopt original new packing chip, and 24hours test, guarantee the quality of the products;

The software will be preinstalled in the EVG7 tablet for thisMB STAR C5, you can get it work directly after you receive it. But please note that you can not connect it to internet when you use it or can not update it, otherwise the software will be damaged at once. If you pay attention to it, the full set of c5 plus tablet including software will be your great assistant.

The customer feedback of MB SD Connect C5

MB SD C5 Star Diagnostic Tool newest software version is 2017.03 now . the mb strar c5 diagnostic tool support Benz cars, trucks, bus, passenger car and more.

mb stra c5 Super engineer software DTSmonaco  it can achieve separate programming, scan entire vehicle software code, read entire vehicle setting code data, It truly one-button operation, Keep entire vehicle data.

The new Mercedes Benz diagnostic tool MB SD Connect C5 clone is verified working great. Here are customer feedback to Benz C5 SD Connect (not original Xentry Connect C5).

1.“Mercedes Sprinter year 2006 and 2014 works, both the diagnosis, All the personal cars also works, no problem”

2.“All the trucks including euro6 also works, no problem. Bus Mercedes Tourismo euro5 year 2010-2012 test works, BUT year 2014 euro6 does NOT work, it says that the license is invalid. Both sd c4 and sd c5, we have tested both on the same cars, to be sure.”

3.SD Connect C5 this one customer has test, works good, in function it no difference with SD C4, but performance it is better. So you can buy MB SD C5 if you want buy new MUX. SD C5 use the same software as Mb Star C4.