Launch X431 V 8 inch Test Great on Skoda Rapid 2017

This morning, i have received the 2017 version of Launch X431 V 8 inch tablet, for my repair

work in the garage.

Each item was packed well in a box, incl the  X-431 V 8inch tablet and all full cables (OBDI and

OBDII), a password envelope, a scanner protection sleeve, a x431 v user manual, some connectors

cables..so, looks good.

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In the afternoon, i tested on the first car; it’s Skoda Rapid the 2016 year.

For the first time to use it, i went to Launch x431 v 8″ tablet application via the tablet and

registered it first, with the user name and pass

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Then downloaded VW software to test Rapid 2016

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Went to European, then VW

This Launch x431 V scanner supports VW full system, incl. Power, chassis, body, info, seat &

door, A/C,etc.

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Next, plug the connector to the DLC socket on the car
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Ps. The connection diagram from the manual

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Then had a quick test for the car

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Test result: all ok.

Good!

Also, i tried the special function… did a steering angle learning

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steps as the tablet displays:

1 start the vehicle

2 drive in a short distance straight line on a level surface at a speed not higher than 20km/h

3 while driving turn the steering wheel one turn to the right and one turn to the left

4 when having the steering wheel straight again stop the vehicle with the wheel’s pointed

straight

5 ensure that the steering wheel is not moved again

6 keep the engine running and do not switch off the ignition

7 system voltage at least 12.0v

My thoughts:

Automotive Diagnostic Tools x431 v has 23 languages available (it’s said to add more) and it’s very easy to change the setup language by users (no need any help from the factory; ds708 needs that). And the new Launch x431 v covers almost full European and USA cars. Of course, no problem with Asian cars. And works good Brazilian, Indian, Malaysian cars also.

What’s Special of Launch X431 V 8inch Tablet?

Original X431 V is a new diagnostic tool released by Auto Diagnostic tool. It is composed of an X-431 V pad computer, a protection sleeve, a DBScar diagnostic connector and many OBD1 to OBD2 connectors

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Top 5 Reasons to buy X431 V 8inch:

1. Completely replace X431 V 7inch and have bigger screen.
2. Support multi-languages: English, German, Japanese, Russian, French, Korea, Arabic, Spanish and Traditional Chinese
3. Support communicate with vehicle via Bluetooth, Bluetooth distance: 10M (Without Obstacle)
4. Support full system diagnosis and fast running speed,Reasonable PDA design, easy to carry
5. Supports up to 69 car brands about 220 car models from European, USA and Asian

What is Launch X431 Original ?

X431 V is a new diagnostic tool released by Launch tech. It is composed of an X-431 V pad computer, a protection sleeve, a DBScar diagnostic connector and many OBD1 to OBD 2 Tools connectors. It communicates with your car by connecting DBSCAR with Bluetooth, it reads car DTCs and perfoms diagnosis by the X431 Pro Pad computer, it achieves Auto Repair Software X431 series full car model and full-system diagnose function, it can replace X431 Diagun III or X431 IV. Meanwhile, taking advantage of mobile internet, it integrates more application and service, such as creating maintenance data base and case library, providing instant maintenance information, establishing public and private maintenance social circle etc. As a result, it builds a broad vehicle diagnostic community, which helps you to share vehicle maintenance knowledge online, exchange vehicle maintenance experience online and provide vehicle maintenance related service support online. This will be another revolution raised by Launch in the vehicle diagnosis industry.

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How to Setup Launch X431 V 8 inch tablet WiFi & Bluetooth

How to setup WiFi & Bluetooth in the 2017 Launch X431 V 8″ scan tool for vehicle diagnosis? Here is the WiFi & Bluetooth setup manual for reference.

Part 1: How to set up Wi-Fi in the Launch X431 V 8inch scan tool

Attention: If you don’t need to use Wi-Fi for a while, you can turn it off to conserve
battery life.

X-431 V from CnAutotool has built-in Wi-Fi that can be used to get online. Once you’re online,
you can register your X-431 V, browse the Internet, get apps, send email and
check for software updates.

I. Connect to a Wi-Fi network
1. On the home screen, tap Settings > WLAN.
2. Slide the Wi-Fi switch to ON, X-431 V will start searching for available
wireless networks.
3. Select a wireless network,
– If the chosen network is open, X-431 V will connect automatically;
– If the selected network is encrypted, a network password will need to be
entered.
4. When “Connected” appears, tap the Enter button to exit and return to the home screen.

Note: When Wi-Fi is not required, this should be disabled to conserve battery
Power.
Once it is connected successfully, tap the Wi-Fi network from the list to view its
name, link speed, security type, IP address etc.
When this tool is in range, it will connect to the previously linked network
Automatically.

II. Disconnect from a Wi-Fi network
1. On home screen, tap Settings > WLAN.
2. Tap the network with a Connected status, then tap “Disconnect”

III. Vehicle diagnosis via WiFi

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Part 2: How to perform Bluetooth setting in the new LaunchX431 V scan tool

I. Bluetooth setting
Enter Launch X431 V Bluetooth setting screen (“Settings” –> “Bluetooth”), slide the
Bluetooth switch to ON and X-431 V will start searching available Bluetooth
device, tap the desired connector to pair.

By default, the Bluetooth name is 98549*****00 (where ***** stands for 5 digits.).
Note: In case no Bluetooth setting is done before diagnostic software is launched,
you can also configure it while using the software.

II. Car diagnosis via Bluetooth
Tap –> “Diagnostic” to enter the vehicle selection page.
Take Demo as an example to demonstrate how to diagnose a vehicle.
1). Tap the “DEMO”, the following dialog box appears:

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2). Tap “DEMO” to ignore Bluetooth connection and jump to the DEMO system selection screen. (Note: No Bluetooth connection is required for DEMO program.)

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3). Tap “Engine”, the system will jump to the function menu.
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Read DTC
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Read Data Stream

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Also, special functions and reset service are available.
Special functions:
Injector test, fuel pump test, purge control solenoid and so on.
Reset service:
Oil Reset Service, Steering Angle Calibration, Electronic Parking Brake Reset, Battery Register / Battery Maintenance, ABS Bleeding, Electronic Throttle Position Reset / Learn, Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Regeneration, Tire Pressure Monitor System Reset

Launch X431 V Ford Steering Angle Sensor Reset+ Clutch Leaning

Launch X431 V 8 inch at CnAutotool.com How to reset steering angle sensor for Ford Mondeo? And how to do Clutch Adaptive Learning for Ford Focus? Following us, you’ll find the detail in this blog:

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Part 1. Launch X431 V reset Ford steering angle sensor steps

Open Launch X431 V Ford software.

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Go to “Automatically Search” and it will show Ford Mondeo vehicle information as below:

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Select Fuel Type, in this case the fuel type is gasoline.

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Click “System Selection” and select “ABS/TCS (Anti-Lock Brake/ Traction Control Module)”.

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Go to “Special Function”.

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Note: 2017 X431 V 8inch support many Ford useful garage special functions.

Choose “Configure The Steering Angle Sensor” function.
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Then follow Ford steering angle sensor calibration instruction:

1.Make sure car is stop not running on flat ground.
2.Make sure you set the steering wheel to straight ahead position.
3.You will need to rotate the steering wheel.

Click OK and turn on ignition (switch to position 2).

Then rotate the steering wheel about 10 degree to left and right.

Wait 3 or 4 seconds and Launch X431 scan tool V successfully reset steering angle sensor for Ford Mondeo!

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Part 2. Launch X431 V Ford Clutch Relearn steps

Same procedure as the above until you go to “System Selection”.

Select “TCM (Transmission Control Module)” then “Special Function”.

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Choose “TCM Adaptive Learning”.

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You will see a pop-up TCM Adaptive Learning message. Click Yes to continue.

Turn on car ignition then choose “Clutch”.

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Click Yes to continue.

Make sure the transmission gear selector is at PARK position.

Press and hold the brake pedal.

Wait about 15 seconds then Launch X431 V 8 inch tablet complete Ford Focus Clutch Learning!

Software List for Launch X431 V 8 InchTablet Scanner

Launch X431 V 8inch Tablet diagnostic tool here is the full vehicle & software list:
CHANGCHENG
DAEWOO
HUACHEN
LEXUS
AU FORD
ZHONGXING
AUTOSEARCH(AutoSearch)
RESETSAS
BENTLEY
DEMO
EUROFORD
JACTY
VAZ(VAZ)
PORSCHE
QIRUI_TY
RESETBRAKE
ECUAID
MASERATI
RESETGEAR
BMW
GM
SEAT
ISUZU
JINLONG
USAFORD
LANCIA
PEUGEOT
SUZUKI
HM(HM)
RESETOIL
RESETIMMO
MAYBACH
LUXGEN
TOYOTA
VW
CHANGAN
AUDI
CITROEN
HONDA
LANDROVER
LIUWEI_TY
XINKAI
BXFIAT
SMART(SMART)
JPISUZU
KIA
RENAULT
SKODA
SPRINTER
ROVER
WEILI
BUGATTI
RESETTPMS
EOBD2(EOBD)
HAFEI
HAOQING
NISSAN
XIALI
ZHONGSHUN
ROMEO
RESETBMS
AUSTFORD
ACURA
BENZ
CHANGHE
FIAT
MAZDA
ZHONGTAI
JAGUAR
OPEL
ROLLSROYCE
VOLVO
CHRYSLER
DAIHATSU
FLYER
HYUNDAI
BXGM
SUBARU
SSANGYONG
FERRARI
INFINITI
DACIA
MITSUBISHI
SAAB
GAZ(GAZ)
JIAO
RESETBLEED
RESETETS
RESETDPF
Malay cars (PROTON,
PERODUA(PERODUA)
Indian cars (MAHINDRA,MARUTI,TATA)

Here are the software photos from Launch X431 official website:
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Choosing Launch X431 V from Cnautotool.com

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If you are looking for a cheap and powerful Launch diagnostic tool for all cars, you are reading the right article. cnautotool is rolling out a sale on Launch Launch X431 V+ diagnostic table Android system. The device is now available for $1188 only.We are LAUNCH Authorized Dealer dealing in original Launch X431 tools including: car diagnostic and analysis system, OBDII code reader scanner, truck diagnostic scan tool, Android iPhone based scan tool, injector cleaner &tester, oil lamp reset tool and x431 parts.

Active driving protection identifies gadgets plus models that help in keeping an auto in order plus stop any sort of accident. Concerning most of these gadgets, you are able to hold these in beneficial functionality in 2 ways. An example may be make use of obd2 applications that will mend plus sustain these repeatedly. Other might be kept by way of automotive mechanics. Most of these gadgets will be like ABDOMINAL forbidding the particular locomotive’s wheels out of locking upwards when the drivers brakes, permitting the driver that will drive while braking; traction manipulate models stop the particular locomotive’s wheels out of sliding while the Launch X431 V+ is speeding up; electronic balance manipulate preserves the motor car in order plus traveling.

X431 V+ is a new diagnostic tool release by Launch tech. It composed of an X431 V+ pad computer, a protection sleeve, a DBScar diagnostic connector and many OBD1 to OBD2 connector. It communicate with your car by DBSCAR connect with bluetooth, it read car DTC and do diagnose function by the X431 Pro Pad computer, it achieves X431 series full car model and full system diagnose function, it can replace X431 Diagun III or X431 IV.Meanwhile, taking advantage of mobile internet, it integrates more application and service, such as creating maintenance data base and case library, providing instant maintenance information, establishing public and private maintenance social circle etc. As a result, it builds a broad vehicle diagnostic community, which helps you to share vehicle maintenance knowledge online, exchange vehicle maintenance experience online and provide vehicle maintenance related service support online. This will be another revolution raised by Launch in the vehicle diagnosis industry.

How to solve X431 launch V / V+ NO connection communication with car ?

As we all know, Launch X431 are professional universal auto scan tool designed and developed by LAUNCH for Repair Technicians and DIY. Cnautotool is a LAUNCH Authorized Dealer.Now Launch Tell Us has stop X431 IV and Launch X431 Diagun III production. But the tools will be replaced by X431 V (X431 Pro) and X431 V+ respectively. Below here I will detail introduction these two products.
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How to solve X431 launch V / V+ NO connection communication with car ?
first,you need make sure you have activate this tool well
Second,do you connect with your car well and also start the car?
if all done,still no connection

this problem is your client -side problem,I mean X431 V+  software problem
,just redownload one will be ok
1  uninstall (no delete,but Uninstall) the SP183 client-side,that is the RED CHINESE LOGO
2 then open your install menu,find the file “cnlaunch”,delete all this file
then your tools will be NO red logo on screen or NO cnlanunch file any more
3 Redownload:
open your dbscar,there is a green robot ,download android version,download it
then you will have new client -side now
then reload all software for car list,you can choose one-lick to download all,also can choose download one by one (I advise you choose one by one,if your internet is not very good )
if you cannot download or find where is new client software,you can find me on line,I pass you on line only

Original Launch x431 IV Compare with X431 V and X431 V+

No Features and Function X431 IV Launch X-431 V Launch X431 V+
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2 OS LINUX Android Android
3 Screen 240X320 LCD with touch screen and backlit 7 inch Multi-touch capacitor screen 10.1 inch multi touch capacitor screen
4 Processor 72MHz 32bit ARM7 1GHz Dual Core Quad 1.2GHz Processor
5 Memory 16M 512MB 1GB
6 Storage 1G CF card 2GB,extendible to 32G 8G
7 Battery No 3000mAh Standyby time:>600 hour
Working time: 4 hours Working time:6-8hours
8 Printer High speed thermal printer No Optional wifi printer
9 Vehicle Coverage Asia, Europe, US and China Asia, Europe, US and China Asia, Europe, US and China
10 Communicating Method Test cable Blutooth/WIFI Blutooth/WIFI
11 OBD Diagnostic Wired diagnosis, independently diagnose full system and analysis & display through smart terminal. Bluetooth diagnosis, independently diagnose full system and analysis & display through smart terminal. Bluetooth diagnosis, independently diagnose full system and analysis & display through smart terminal.
12 Heavy Truck diagnostic X X X
13 Diesel Vehicle √/12V X X
14 Passenger Vehicle
15 Function Car configuration Car configuration Car configuration
16 Videoscope x X X
17 Oscilloscope X X X
18 Sensor simulation and test X X X
19 Test Battery X X X
20 Display DataStream Data/Graphics Data/Graphics Data/Graphics
21 Update way Download to CF card and update online One-click update online One-click update
22 System Restore X
23 Multi Group Display 2 4、6、12 4、6、12
24 Wired Network X No support No support
25 Wireless Network X Support Support
26 VGA Interface X No support No support
27 HDMI X No support No support
28 Camera X Front: 0.2 megapixel, Rear: 2.0 megapixel 0.3M pixels front , rear 3.2M pixels
29 Test Vehicle Power Supply DC12V DC12V DC12V
30 Startup Time 35s 25s 25s
31 Screenshot X Software screenshot Software screenshot
32 Photograph and Camera X
33 Audio X
34 Live Chat(CC) X
35 Features in Design Encapsulate design at side, and bottom,anti-knock, powerful function, economical cost Tablet, multi-touch, customer management Tablet, multi-touch, customer management
36 Working Temprature -10-55℃(14-131℉) -20-55℃(04-131℉) -20-55℃(04-131℉)
37 Storage Temp -20-70℃(-4-158℉) -30-70℃(-14-158℉) -30-70℃(-14-158℉)
38 Dimension(L*W*Hmm) 198*316*55.5 198 X 124 X 10.1 257.4mm×175.9mm×9.9mm
39 Weight Approx 1.8kg 0.68Kg 0.64kg
40 Maintenance Info Support Support Support
41 Software No need to pay software No need to pay software No need to pay software

 

 

What is x431 V+ Original

Launch X431 diagnostic tool information including Launch scanner,Launch X431 Diagun, Launch X431 Master, Launch Crecorder, Launch Creader,X431 GDS,X431 Idiag,X431 PAD,X431.etc. Launch X431 V+ with Bluetooth/Wifi based on Android system, is a new car malfunction diagnostic device developed by Launch Tech for internet application. X431 V+ completely substitutes X431 IV and X431 Diagun III
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What is x431 V+ Original?
X431 V+ is a new diagnostic tool release by Launch tech. It composed of an X-431 V+ pad computer, a protection sleeve, a DBScar diagnostic connector and many OBD1 to OBD2 connector. It communicate with your car by DBSCAR connect with bluetooth, it read car DTC and do diagnose function by the X431 Pro Pad computer, it achieves X431 series full car model and full system diagnose function, it can replace Launch X431 diagnostic tool X431 Diagun III or X431 IV.Meanwhile, taking advantage of mobile internet, it integrates more application and service, such as creating maintenance data base and case library, providing instant maintenance information, establishing public and private maintenance social circle etc. As a result, it builds a broad vehicle diagnostic community, which helps you to share vehicle maintenance knowledge online, exchange vehicle maintenance experience online and provide vehicle maintenance related service support online. This will be another revolution raised by Launch in the vehicle diagnosis industry.

Active driving protection identifies gadgets plus models that help in keeping an auto in order plus stop any sort of accident. Concerning most of these gadgets, you are able to hold these in beneficial functionality in 2 ways. An example may be make use of obd2 applications that will mend plus sustain these repeatedly. Other might be kept by way of automotive mechanics. Most of these gadgets will be like ABDOMINAL forbidding the particular locomotive’s wheels out of locking upwards when the drivers brakes, permitting the driver that will drive while braking; traction manipulate models stop the particular locomotive’s wheels out of sliding while the Launch X431 X-431 V+(X431 Pro3) is speeding up; electronic balance manipulate preserves the motor car in order plus traveling.