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Bosch to add new remote OEM diagnostic software capabilities to DVCI scan tools

Bosch announced that it will offer new remote OEM diagnostic software capabilities on its diagnostic vehicle communication interface (DVCI) products, including the Bosch ADS 525X and 625X scan tools. Starting next year, Bosch says its DVCI scan tool users will be able to utilize licensed and authorized OEM diagnostic software remotely on most major vehicle

Understand Systems Involved in Diagnosis

A while back we had a customer come into our shop stating, “The vehicle sometimes has a VSC (Vehicle Stability Control) error and won’t go past fourth gear, but today it seems fine.” The vehicle was a 2007 Lexus LS460 with 132,561 miles, and equipped with an AA80E 8-speed transmission and a 4.6L engine. As with routine diagnosis, I started with a road test, a scan of all modules, and an undercar inspection.